CDC to update federal masking guidance in coming weeks

Hospital capacity will be a key metric at the federal level as it is in Oregon, where indoor mask requirements are on their way out

By: - February 16, 2022 11:11 am
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Federal authorities map out how masking mandates could change as omicron wanes.

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.