After Hahn said that "the way out of this" is for all Americans is to follow the CDC and the White House Coronavirus Task Force's guidelines, Bash circled back to the question of how Hahn feels about Trump's baseless claim that 99% of coronavirus cases are "totally harmless" as a member of the task force.
The beach at New York's Coney Island was also open and crowded, with few wearing masks.
The president kicked off the holiday weekend by visiting Mount Rushmore in South Dakota state on Friday with the same focus - accusing "angry mobs" of waging "a merciless campaign" to wipe out US history while pledging to establish a "National Garden of American Heroes" that will feature statues of "the greatest Americans to ever live".
In a separate letter to donors, Biden said: "We have a chance now to give the marginalized, the demonized, the isolated, the oppressed, a full share of the American dream".
Yet another senior Donald Trump advisor has tested positive for COVID-19.
"We will continue to work with state and local officials to ensure the safety of all attendees".
Mr Trump's participation in big gatherings comes as many communities have made a decision to scrap fireworks, parades and other holiday traditions. She is the latest person close to the President to test positive for the highly contagious disease.
"No, we're seeing the surge in cases, particularly across the Sun Belt". More than 3,700 people have died.
Suarez, who had the virus in March, says it's clear the growth is "exponential at this point" and officials are closely monitoring hospitalizations.
Florida's death count is the ninth highest in the country overall and the 27th highest per capita at 17.4 deaths per 100,000 people.
In Texas, meanwhile, the number of new cases rose by a record 8,258 on Saturday. Many of those invited are doctors and nurses who have been in the front line of the fight against COVID-19.
The event also drew concerns about the spread of coronavirus, as several states have seen a serious uptick in cases in recent weeks.
Governor Kristi Noem laments a call to remove the faces from Mount Rushmore.
Confirmed cases are climbing in 40 states, and the U.S. set another record Friday with 52,300 newly reported infections, according to the tally kept by Johns Hopkins University. The lower figure on Saturday does not necessarily mean the situation in the U.S.is improving, as it could be due to reduced reporting on a national holiday.
Coronavirus cases in South Dakota now remain stable, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, with 6,893 confirmed cases and 97 deaths as of Thursday.
Calling it "absolutely one of the best that he has given", the Tennessee Republican on Sunday praised the president's message for reminding "the American people and that we are unique".
The number is rising in 39 states, and at least five - Alabama, Alaska, Kansas, North Carolina and SC - had single-day case records on Friday, the New York Times reports.
Public health officials are pleading with Americans to avoid large crowds and hold more muted Independence Day celebrations, whilePresident Donald Trumppromised a "special evening" in Washington that could bring tens of thousands to the National Mall.