Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden removes his face mask as he prepares to speak at the Hotel DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware, on Thursday. Photo: AP
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden removes his face mask as he prepares to speak at the Hotel DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware, on Thursday. Photo: AP

Joe Biden calls for US-wide mask mandate, saying he hopes Trump has ‘learned his lesson’ on face coverings

  • Democratic VP pick Kamala Harris expected to focus on attacking president’s coronavirus response
  • Trump refused for long time to wear mask in public, turning them into political symbol

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden removes his face mask as he prepares to speak at the Hotel DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware, on Thursday. Photo: AP
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden removes his face mask as he prepares to speak at the Hotel DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware, on Thursday. Photo: AP
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