Kentucky Extending Mask Mandate Another 30 Days


Respiratory mask on desk in office, Protective medical mask with 2019-nCoV, Coronavirus protection concept.

Respiratory mask on desk in office, Protective medical mask with 2019-nCoV, Coronavirus protection concept.

(Frankfort, KY) - Kentucky's governor is extending the state's mask requirement for another 30 days. 

Gov. Andy Beshear says the mandate is working and they have fewer cases this week through Thursday compared to last week.  He argued if the numbers continue declining, it will show how much face coverings are working for the state.

Beshear added masks are saving lives, the economy and could help get kids back in school.

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