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The claims that DC requires photo ID or proof of vaccination to buy milk or leave your home are false.

Fact check: False claims that DC requires photo ID or proof of vaccination to buy milk or leave your home

By Daniel Dale Last week, some Republican lawmakers wrongly described Washington DC’s new proof-of-vaccination policy — incorrectly tweeting that the Democratic-run city is requiring people to show photo identification to buy milk or even to leave their homes. Their inaccurate tweets, however, came after Democratic Mayor Muriel Bowser herself used overly broad language in a… Continue Reading
An MTA subway conductor wearing a KN95 face mask looks out of a window as the city continues Phase 4 of re-opening following restrictions imposed to slow the spread of coronavirus on August 9

CDC urges Americans to wear most-protective mask or respirator that fits well and that they’ll wear consistently

By Katherine Dillinger and John Bonifield, CNN The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its mask information for the American public on Friday, including clarifying that certain types of masks and respirators offer more protection from the coronavirus than others and offering tips on what consumers should look for when shopping for them.… Continue Reading
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