Just in — Maskless hugs and handshakes are back in at the White House.
VIDEOKINGS — Today in the White House, May 20, Maskless hugs and handshakes are back.
Earlier today Speaker Nancy Pelosi was asked about Republican calls to eliminate mask mandate on the House floor. She responds: “Until [members of Congress] are vaccinated, we cannot have meetings without masks.”
Earlier this month, the House had just begun to hand out fines for violation of the official policy regarding mandatory face masks. “We’re just tired of it.” — Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC), one of at least four GOP lawmakers fined $500 for removing mask on House floor.