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Sunday, November 1, 2020
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Reason #2 Dan Forest is Unfit to Be Gov: Made It A Goal To “Shake As Many Hands” As He Can At In-Person Events During Pandemic
RALEIGH — With 2 days left until Election Day, Cooper for NC is highlighting one reason that Dan Forest is unfit to be governor with each remaining day. There’s no shortage of reasons, so note that this list isn’t exhaustive. Find even more reasons Forest is unfit to be governor here.
Reason #2: Forest has made it a goal to “shake as many hands” as he can at campaign events.
In the middle of the pandemic, Forest has ignored the advice of public health experts and held numerous in-person campaign events. Forest shared with the press that his goal is to “shake as many hands as we can” and continue in-person fundraising.
Back in April, Forest advised that people should avoid shaking hands or doing things in groups during flu season. However, in the middle of the pandemic and flu season, Forest has thrown his own advice out the window.
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