Melania Trump to appear at Pennsylvania rally

Melania Trump to appear at Pennsylvania rally
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First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpFox News's Bret Baier posts vaccination selfie The Memo: Specter of vaccine hesitancy rises after J&J blow Trump says Prince Philip's death an 'irreplaceable loss' for UK MORE is scheduled to appear at a rally in Erie, Pa., on Tuesday, according to NBC News.

This will be her first appearance at a rally for her husband in more than a year and her first public appearance since contracting the coronavirus.

The first lady has largely stayed off the campaign trail even as President TrumpDonald TrumpFreedom Caucus member condemns GOP group pushing 'Anglo-Saxon political traditions' MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's new free speech site to ban certain curse words Secret Facebook groups of special operations officers include racist comments, QAnon posts: report MORE’s other family members have been making multiple appearances on behalf of his reelection campaign.


The first lady initially made several appearances at fundraising events for the president’s campaign last spring, but she has made no virtual appearances since the coronavirus pandemic began. Trump has largely been averse to virtual events, unlike his opponent Joe BidenJoe BidenFour members of Sikh community among victims in Indianapolis shooting Overnight Health: NIH reverses Trump's ban on fetal tissue research | Biden investing .7B to fight virus variants | CDC panel to meet again Friday on J&J On The Money: Moderates' 0B infrastructure bill is a tough sell with Democrats | Justice Dept. sues Trump ally Roger Stone for unpaid taxes MORE.

The Trumps announced they had both come down with the coronavirus at the beginning of the month. The president was hospitalized for a weekend, while the first lady was said to have had a more mild case of the disease.

Trump has ramped up his campaign events in the last week.