It’s not about whether it is a good idea or not. It’s about the fact that we do not permit a single man to have this much power over us.
The Democratic governor announced during one of his bi-weekly COVID-19 media briefings that his statewide mask mandate has been extended until January of next year, and that he is issuing a new public health emergency this week.
The current public health emergency was set to expire this Saturday.
“It’s clear based on where we’re at that that we cannot afford to stop or have a gap in some of the only mitigation efforts we still have in place,” Evers said.
Emergency Order No. 1 will also be re-issued, Evers said, which requires face covering in public places.