Pence and Harris may not wear masks during the debate, but viewers won't be able to escape the imagery of the coronavirus thanks to two plexiglass dividers that have been installed on the stage next to the desks where the candidates will sit.
The details of Trump's health condition have been unclear, with the team avoiding any explanation as to whether he has suffered pneumonia or when he last tested negative for the virus.
It was also where President Abraham Lincoln delivered his historic Gettysburg Address, citing the US Declaration of Independence that proclaimed all people are created equal, a speech Biden made reference to repeatedly. This is the Trump campaign's Trojan horse theory - despite Biden underscoring that he's in charge ("I am the Democratic Party") and saying he's not on board with "Medicare for All", the Green New Deal or withdrawing funding from the police. The president's physician, Dr. Sean P. Conley, told reporters Monday that Trump was improving, but would continue to receive treatment at the White House and was not yet "out of the woods".
His resumption of the election campaign may draw criticism as more than 10 people at the White House tested positive for the virus since last week.
She also calls on undecided voters "to think about all those folks like me and my ancestors" and have some empathy for what it's like "to walk around your own country scared that someone's unjustified fear of you could put you in harm's way".
Pressed on whether he would pull out of the Miami debate, Biden said he would be guided by medical experts. "But I wanted you all to hear what's been on my mind".
Walensky, who is chief of the infectious diseases division at Massachusetts General Hospital, added that by attending the debate, Pence is placing a number of other people at risk.
The event is being held at Kingsbury Hall at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.
"He's back, he's great, raring to go", Mr Navarro said.
The memo defined close contact as being "within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes starting from 2 days before illness onset".
Plexiglass has been used at several other debates during the COVID era thus far.
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