DC mayor mandates use of masks outside home

DC mayor mandates use of masks outside home

Washington DC, Mayor Bowser issued an executive order requiring residents to wear mask outside their homes as the city battles rising covid-19 cases. The order, which allows for fines of up $1,000 per violation, won’t be enforced on children under the age of 3 and people who are actively eating or drinking. DC Maryland & Virginia reported their highest COVID-19 case counts since early June on Wed.

Milan
Milan
Chris
Chris 2 weeks

In an unprecedented crisis of this kind, every measure that may save lives is crucial. Even if masks aren't as greatly effective as advertised, even if they just save 1%, wouldn't it be right to save that 1% by wearing masks?

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