All federal workers must get vaccine or submit to regular testing — postal union, others push back

“In a statement released by the White House, the administration said the new rules were issued because of the Delta COVID variant, and because unvaccinated people present a problem to themselves, their familiesContinue reading “All federal workers must get vaccine or submit to regular testing — postal union, others push back”

Starting today, masks again required inside Hennepin, Ramsey county buildings

Read the full article at KSTP. In a dramatic about-face, the mayors of St. Paul and Minneapolis announced on Tuesday new mask mandates for city employees, on top of maskingContinue reading “Starting today, masks again required inside Hennepin, Ramsey county buildings”

Cub Foods grocery in Minneapolis, MN: mask up, or police may be called

According to a direct source, Cub foods workers have to wear masks at work starting August 4, 2021, regardless of vaccination status. Workers have been told that they must approach anyContinue reading “Cub Foods grocery in Minneapolis, MN: mask up, or police may be called”

Australia uses army to enforce “Zero Covid” lockdown: soldiers/police patrol Sydney alongside helicopters, sirens telling people to disperse, or fines

“Australia today used helicopters and the army to enforce its ‘Zero Covid’ lockdown, as thousands of police flooded Sydney city centre to enforce the rules and hand out $500 finesContinue reading “Australia uses army to enforce “Zero Covid” lockdown: soldiers/police patrol Sydney alongside helicopters, sirens telling people to disperse, or fines”

Gov. DeSantis fires back after Jen Psaki spreads misinformation about Florida face-mask policy in schools

Psaki falsely claimed that DeSantis is not allowing students to wear face masks. “I will note, as you touched on there, 20% of the cases we’re seeing are in Florida. There areContinue reading “Gov. DeSantis fires back after Jen Psaki spreads misinformation about Florida face-mask policy in schools”

Pelosi orders capitol police to arrest staff & visitors who don’t wear masks, including vaccinated

Summary: Speaker-of-the House Nancy Pelosi ordered Capitol Police to arrest staff and visitors who fail to comply with her new mask mandate on the House side of the Capitol complexContinue reading “Pelosi orders capitol police to arrest staff & visitors who don’t wear masks, including vaccinated”

CDC recommends masks for all K-12 students, even those who have been vaccinated

CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky urged all schools reopen to in-person learning in the fall, but with proper safety protocols — and that now includes masks. “CDC recommends that everyoneContinue reading “CDC recommends masks for all K-12 students, even those who have been vaccinated”

CDC wants masks for both Vaxxed and Unvaxxed in areas with high ‘case’ rates

Summary: The CDC changed course again and now wants even vaccinated people to return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the US where the Delta variant is at leastContinue reading “CDC wants masks for both Vaxxed and Unvaxxed in areas with high ‘case’ rates”

Johns Hopkins study found zero COVID deaths among kids without other illness

Summary: The CDC is ignoring a study from Johns Hopkins University that found zero deaths from COVID-19 in 48,000 healthy children who had no pre-existing illnesses. Dr. Marty Makary, aContinue reading “Johns Hopkins study found zero COVID deaths among kids without other illness”