New York Gov. Kathy Hochul announced a new indoor mas mandate “unless businesses or venues implement a vaccine requirement” to get in:

From the governor herself:

And she says this is to, in part, reduce suicides and drug overdoses that may occur if she imposes another lockdown on the state:

Later on in the day, with her mask in chin-diaper mode, she announced fines for those violating the mask mandate:

Um, isn’t she violating the mask mandate herself? From Rep. Elise Stefanik:

Pay the fine, governor!

And, we’ll note, she’s off to New Orleans for the Democratic Governors Association Annual Meeting where we bet she doesn’t wear a mask indoors: