ALLENTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — President Donald Trump will visit the Lehigh Valley on Thursday. He will visit the Owens and Minor Inc. factory, a medical equipment distribution center in Allentown.
White House officials say Owens and Minor Inc. is a 137-year-old medical equipment distributor that has sent millions of N95 masks and other PPE to hospitals and health care workers across the country.READ MORE: 'This Is Not Just Any Usual Recovery': Economist Explains Rash Of Price Hikes, Product Shortages
President Trump’s visit comes after he criticized Gov. Tom Wolf’s reopening timeline.READ MORE: At Least 1 Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Outdoor Dining Area In Northern Liberties
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The great people of Pennsylvania want their freedom now, and they are fully aware of what that entails. The Democrats are moving slowly, all over the USA, for political purposes. They would wait until November 3rd if it were up to them. Don’t play politics. Be safe, move quickly!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 11, 2020
On Monday, the number of COVID-19 cases in the state climbed above 57,000, as the death toll rose to 3,731.