NC Republican Lawmakers Reject Democrat Proposed Bill That Would Require School Boards to Hold Monthly Votes on Face Masks

North Carolina lawmakers yesterday rejected changing a state law that requires local school boards to hold monthly votes on their face mask rules. Democratic lawmakers called it a matter of public safety to drop the requirement while Republican legislators said they want to ensure that the public is heard. A proposal to end the monthly face mask votes was rejected by the GOP-controlled state House on a 51-41 vote yesterday.

Author: Mike Jackson