Just as experts are saying that we’re beginning to see the light at the end of this long $%#! pandemic tunnel Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is rescinding his state’s mask mandate.
Staring in a week, businesses operate at 100% capacity. Mississippi, Ohio and Louisiana are among other states are set to lift safety precautions soon, as well.
President Biden reminded state leaders and residents to stay vigilant. Biden also bolstered the vaccine push under the Defense Production Act, announcing there would be enough doses for all US adults by the end of May.
In Europe, the EU’s coordinated vaccine strategy is splintering as participating countries look outside the bloc to China, Israel and Russia for vaccine help amid a rollout plagued with supply issues and contract squabbles.
“It’s not like the Covid patients are gone. It’s not like they’re not dying.
It’s just that we no longer need a refrigerated truck outside, is the deal. We don’t have people in the hallways anymore, stretchers.
So, breathing is a little bit easier but… it’s not better. My biggest fear is that we’re going to lose more people,”
Experts warn of another surge in just a matter of weeks, fueled by highly contagious variants already circulating in the US.