Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) will announce today the end of his statewide mask mandate effective “before March 1,” according to sources with knowledge of the announcement.
NBC 5 Chicago reporter Mary Ann Ahern first reported on the governor’s expected announcement. “@GovPritzker will announce Wednesday he’s dropping #IndoorMaskMandate — except in schools (lawsuit appeal underway) — the effective date before March 1,” Ahern tweeted.
Pritzker to Announce Plan Wednesday to Phase Out Illinois' Indoor Mask Mandate, Sources Say https://t.co/zuVkR1ZELj
— NBC Chicago (@nbcchicago) February 9, 2022
Why do we have to wait end the mask mandate? Just like when they did the shutdowns why wait if it’s so bad do it now?