Vice President Mike Pence asks Americans not to attend church services of more than 10 people

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Source: ABC

By Ben Gittleson

Vice President Mike Pence told “Nightline” co-anchor Byron Pitts on Wednesday that Americans should not attend church services of more than 10 people during the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Police on Monday arrested a Florida megachurch pastor for allegedly violating a county social distancing order by holding a packed church service, and the day before, according to the Associated Press, around 500 people attended a church service in Louisiana, despite a statewide ban on large gatherings.

Pence said he, his wife Karen and President Donald Trump have “been enjoying worship services online.”

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