Republicans, with exception of Trump, now push mask-wearing

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The White House says it won't tell Americans that they have to wear a mask for virus protection but it is being recommended vice president Mike pence the coronavirus briefing says they're still that surge of illness in about a dozen states and American should take the steps to protect themselves and their families but he's leaving mandates on masks up to each municipality respecting the decisions the governors are making president trump won't wear a mask despite Tennessee senator Lamar Alexander calling on him to set an example but trump Surgeon General Jerome Adams counters those who say that a mask violates their freedom it adds to your convenience in your freedom because it allows us to open up more places and it allows those places to stay open the surgeon general's calling on young people to wear masks saying that's what it will take if they want to attend college sports or senior problems again Jackie Quinn Washington

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