Several Republican governors are dismissing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s newest guidelines that include Americans who have been vaccinated for COVID-19, with most saying the instruction does not comport with available scientific data.
The CDC’s guidance mostly applies to areas of the country where new infections from the new Delta variant. CDC Director Rochelle Walensky admitted that Americans are “tired and frustrated” by the pandemic, but that “mask-wearing is needed in some areas. Several federal agencies and the White House have since mandated face coverings among employees,” The Epoch Times reported.
“With prior variants, when people had these rare breakthrough infections, we didn’t see the capacity of them to spread the virus to others,” Walensky told CNN’s John Berman on “New Day” Wednesday morning.
“But with the Delta variant, we now see in our outbreak investigations that have been occurring...(Read more)