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Govs. DeSantis and Abbott, in denial and risking lives, have betrayed the public trust

Opinion by  Michael Gerson, Washington Post Columnist, August 19, 2021. In Covid-19′s dismal fourth wave, some things haven’t changed. Vaccination still dramatically reduces the chance of serious disease. Mask-wearing and distancing are still effective tools in fighting an easily aerosolized pathogen. But some of the pandemic’s moral mathematics have become harder to figure. Because of

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Charlotte County passes face mask resolution

On July 28, 2020, the Board of County Commissioners of Charlotte County passed a resolution, effective immediately, related to public health. The image above is a business sign created by the county that you will soon be seeing everywhere.  The resolution directs people in certain public places throughout unincorporated Charlotte County to wear facial coverings

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Letter to Charlotte County commissioners regarding face masks

Editor’s note:  Teresa Jenkins, Chair, Charlotte County Democratic Executive Committee sent the following letter to Bill Truex, chair of the  five member Board of Charlotte County Commissioners, on July 17th Dear Commissioner Truex, The recent decision by the County Commissioners to not mandate face coverings in public places is a deadly one. Medical professionals say

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