Illinois Launching Mask-Up Initiative
August 5, 2020 1:13PM CDT
You are going to hear a lot more about face masks in Illinois. Governor JB Pritzker on Monday launched a new initiative to get more people to mask-up. The push is called, It Only Works If You Wear It. The state is spending five million-dollars to push the message on radio and TV, in newspapers and on the internet. The governor says getting people to wear masks is key to containing the coronavirus in Illinois.