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Nurses' union president criticizes new CDC mask guidance
The president of the country's largest nurses' union has spoken out against updated federal guidance which says that -- with a few exceptions -- people who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 don't need to wear face masks in indoor or outdoor settings.
More places in the US lift mask mandates. One local leader says the honor system is already not working
Several days since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said fully vaccinated Americans can -- for the most part -- ditch their masks, more places are announcing changes to their mask policies, or doing away with the requirement altogether.
The CDC was too cautious about what vaccinated people can do, doctors say. Now pendulum has swung in the opposite direction
"The play call was right, but they fumbled the ball at the 1-yard line in terms of communicating," said Dr. Jerome Adams, the Trump administration surgeon general. He said he'll keep masking up in public to set an example for his 11-year-old daughter.