US senator from Mississippi 'fed up' with masks contracts COVID
The state of Mississippi has the one of the lowest vaccination rates in the country, and is averaging over 3500 new coronavirus cases per day.
That number just went up.
Wicker infamously was captured on camera on a Delta flight refusing to wear a mask last year. He has been an ardent anti-masker.
I’ve seen enough Republican senators test positive to tweet this photo. @SenatorWicker — because you refused to w… https://t.co/sC8SsTZPBF— Matt Harringer (@Matt Harringer) 1601687775.0
GOP senators not too concerned with lifting of their states' mask mandate. Sen. Roger Wicker said he's supportive… https://t.co/As4b8scwed— Manu Raju (@Manu Raju) 1614800888.0
Just last month Wicker penned an op-ed demanding an end to mask mandates, declaring – falsely – "Americans are getting fed up with these overbearing rules that have no basis in scientific fact."
49 studies prove masks work.