The disturbing news this morning is that government officials are imposing mask mandates again. If they do so in your community, will you obey?
“Just a month ago, Los Angeles County and the rest of California celebrated a long-awaited reopening, marking the tremendous progress made in the battle against COVID-19 by lifting virtually all restrictions on businesses and other public spaces. Now, the coronavirus is resurgent, and the nation’s most-populous county is scrambling to beat back the pandemic’s latest charge,” according to the Los Angeles Times.
“Starting Saturday night, residents will again be required to wear masks in indoor public spaces, regardless of their vaccination status. [emphasis added]
“The latest order not only puts the county further at odds with both the California Department of Public Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — both of which continue to maintain that vaccinated people need not cover their faces indoors — but puts officials in the precarious position of asking the inoculated to forfeit one of the benefits recently enjoyed…
“Vaccinated people are, in essence, being asked to make a sacrifice to help slow coronavirus spread among the unvaccinated.
For more of this report, please go to the Los Angeles Times.
Please share your thoughts about this news by emailing email@example.com. If what’s happening in Los Angeles comes to your community, will you comply with new mask mandates?
Context: 406 hospitalizations in a county of 10 million people.— Bill Melugin (@BillFOXLA) July 15, 2021
Hospitalizations were over 8,000 in January. https://t.co/i6SdlgO5N4