U.S. Education Department Investigates 5 States Over Mask Mandate Bans – The New York Times

The U.S. Education Department is investigating five states over their mask mandate bans.

Gov. Kim Reynolds of Iowa spoke with reporters last week after President Biden ordered the education secretary to explore possible legal action against states like hers that have blocked school mask mandates and other public health measures meant to protect students against Covid-19.
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