The president in May said, “I won’t be doing it personally, it’s a recommendation.” Early on in the pandemic, Trump stressed that wearing masks would be voluntary and ridiculed former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenGOP chairmen hit back at accusation they are spreading disinformation with Biden probe Trump outraises Biden in July, surpasses billion for the cycle Duckworth: Republican coronavirus package would 'gut' Americans With Disabilities Act MORE for wearing one. … [Read more...] about McConnell: Wearing a mask is ‘single most significant thing’ to fight pandemic
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As the coronavirus outbreak accelerated across the UK in March, it became clear that the country lacked enough masks, gloves, gowns and other protective gear for health care workers and nursing home staff. That sparked a race to buy billions of pieces of equipment from suppliers around the world. … [Read more...] about Boris Govt Admits 50 Million Masks It Purchased Are Unusable
“You don’t want to be constantly touching the mask, moving it around your face,” Balmes said. “You’re bringing your hand up to the area where you can bring the virus up to your nose and mouth. Proper attention to how you wear a mask and mask hygiene is important.” … [Read more...] about No, wearing a mask does not cut off your oxygen. Here are the facts.
Khanna has teamed up with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to propose mailing three masks to every American, along with creating free distribution sites in communities. The bill would set aside $5 billion for the effort. It’s a small sum in relation to the more than $3 trillion in relief Democrats are seeking, but Republicans are fighting to pass a slimmed-down bill for less than one-third of that price tag. … [Read more...] about A mask in every mailbox? California Democrats up pressure campaign in Congress
“Though widespread mask-wearing is critical, blanket government mask mandates come with a host of questions about effectiveness and feasibility. Are travel workers expected to enforce them? Will they be penalized if they don’t, even if a customer becomes combative and disruptive?” she told The Hill. … [Read more...] about Debate on face masks divides air-travel industry