Illinois’ Top Doc Not Considering Bringing Back Mask Mandate
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Illinois‘ top doctor isn’t considering bringing back a mask mandate despite a recent rise in COVID-19 cases.  Acting public health director Doctor Amaal Tokars says a return of the mask mandate isn’t expected any time soon.  While COVID case rates are slowly rising in areas of the state, Tokars says hospitalizations and deaths continue to remain low.