Trump Cancels Rallies as Hurricane Florence Bears Down

President Trump canceled a second rally scheduled for later this week as Hurricane Florence nears the East Coast.

Trump’s campaign announced Tuesday that a rally planned for Thursday in Cape Girardeau, Mo., has been canceled.

“With Hurricane Florence on its way, we determined that this is the safest decision,” the Trump campaign’s chief operating officer Michael Glassner said in a statement.

Trump would have campaigned for Josh Hawley, who is competing to unseat Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill. It would have been his third rally in the state since he launched his presidential campaign.

Read more at the Washington Examiner.