President Donald Trump sent his condolences to the family of Herman Cain after he passed away from ‘the China virus’ on July 30, Your Content can report.
“We are expressing our sadness at the passing of a wonderful man and a dear friend of mine, Herman Kane,” said President Trump.
“He was a very special person. I got to know him very well but unfortunately he passed away from a thing called the China Virus. We send our prayers to Herman’s great wife, Gloria, wonderful family.
“We are working to contain this horrible plague.”
Earlier today President Trump took to social media to mourn the loss of Kane.
“My friend Herman Cain, a Powerful Voice of Freedom and all that is good, passed away this morning,” the president wrote on Twitter. “Herman had an incredible career and was adored by everyone that ever met him, especially me. He was a very special man, an American Patriot, and great friend.”
Cain spent nearly a month in the hospital with coronavirus before he succumbed to the disease.
Fox News reports Kane attended President Trump’s controversial, indoor and largely maskless rally in Tulsa, Okla., in late June without wearing a face covering, shortly before his diagnosis.