Masks

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Following a weekend of confusion for school children, their parents and teachers, Governor Andrew Cuomo clarified changes in mask policy for schools in New York. He now said children don’t have to wear masks outside, but have to wear them inside.

U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) held an “Unmask Our Kids” rally on Wednesday outside of Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone’s office in Hauppauge.
COURTESY OFFICE OF CONGRESSMAN LEE ZELDIN

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin of eastern Long Island is calling for Governor Andrew Cuomo to end all mask mandates for school students.

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A judge has upheld Connecticut's requirement that children wear masks in schools, rejecting a challenge by some parents who said mask wearing can be harmful and education officials exceeded their authority.

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New York has revised new recommendations that required children as young as 2 years old to wear masks in a child care setting.

Foxwoods Casino
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In Connecticut, Foxwoods Resort Casino has dropped mask requirements for fully vaccinated visitors.

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