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White House Objects To Bill Requiring Passengers, Workers To Wear Masks

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White House Objects To Bill Requiring Passengers, Workers To Wear Masks

White House Objects To Bill Requiring Passengers, Workers To Wear Masks

A bill before the US Congress would require airline, train, and public transit passengers and workers to wear masks amid the coronavirus pandemic.

But the Trump administration has opposed the legislation, calling it 'overly restrictive.'

Such decisions should be left to states, local governments, transportation systems, and public health leaders.

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