White House responds to CDC’s latest mask guidance

White House press secretary Jen Psaki addresses latest mask recommendations from the CDC.
1:17 | 05/14/21

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Did CDC the doctors and medical experts there who were the ones who determine what this guidance would be based on their own data and what the timeline would be. Thousand on the decision directed by made by the White House it was informed the White House was informed that decision. Okay. The CDC not just after let's give it her entire team of health and medical experts are constantly reviewing the data. To ensure that they can provide accurate and up to date guidance to the American people so. Based on three factors as she talked about yesterday. Vaccines work in the real world we've seen a lot of studies done on not including internally in the federal government taxi stand up to the variants which at various times has been a concern about that need to continue to mass mean to master an as you. Ask your vaccinated. And vaccinated people are less likely to transmit the virus.

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