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How Texas’ End to Mask Mandates Can Prolong the COVID-19 Pandemic

“Extra’s” Billy Bush spoke with Dr. Armand Dorian, who weighed in on Texas’ decision to lift its mask mandate.

Dr. Dorian said, “The truth is, we know a mandate is not what stops the virus. The mask does, and if you make the mistake of releasing everybody to not wear a mask, the virus will continue to spread.”

“Opening up really quickly is not the answer. Opening up gradually in an appropriate manner is the right way,” Dr. Dorian added about Texas allowing businesses to open at 100% capacity while COVID-19 is still prevalent.

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