Hospital staff sang "Happy birthday dear Pop Pop" to Major Wooten as he was discharged Tuesday.
Nearly 200 residents and staff members at the State Veterans Home at LaSalle have tested positive for the virus as cases rise throughout the Midwest.
The focal point of the "living statue," which was put on by the Trump Statue Initiative, was a faux-Trump plowing a gilded golf cart through a graveyard.
Trump reportedly called fallen soldiers “losers” and “suckers” in 2018.
Despite his claims to respect veterans more than anyone, President Donald Trump has frequently made offensive statements about members of the armed forces and their families.
"He doesn’t understand people’s bravery and courage because he’s never had any of his own," the veteran, who was wounded in the Iraq War, said Friday.
The president's controversial remarks from 2018 were confirmed by multiple outlets, including Fox News.
President Donald Trump’s approval rating is sinking among active-duty troops, according to a new poll.
President Trump refused to respond to a question about his "false statement" and instead abruptly ended his press conference and walked out.
The Department of Veterans Affairs said Friday that it will not halt use of hydroxychloroquine on patients with the coronavirus but said fewer of its patients are now taking it.