© 2023 Iowa Public Radio
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
91.7 KSUI (Iowa City) HD services are down

Alabama Mask Mandate Will End In April

Alabama‘s mask mandate remains in place another month, even as the governors of Texas and Mississippi decided this week to lift theirs in a move President Biden described as “Neanderthal thinking."

Republican Gov. Kay Ivey said on Thursday that she would extend the order through April 9, but no further.

Here & Now‘s Callum Borchers speaks with WBHM’s Andrew Yeager.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.