NEWS BRIEF: Masks must still be worn on public transport, CDC says
Don’t throw away your masks just yet
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has extended for at least another two weeks a requirement that masks be worn by passengers on public transport. The order covers trains, buses, airplanes, and transportation hubs.
A Biden administration official told news outlets the CDC is continuing the mandate to give the agency "additional time to learn more" about the BA.2 subvariant of COVID-19 and "make a best-informed decision." npr.org