They may be late to the party, but the White House has reportedly directed most officials to wear face masks when in the West Wing:
Breaking News: The White House plans to require most officials to wear face masks when inside the West Wing. The new rules will not apply to President Trump or Vice President Mike Pence. https://t.co/DMz3c1Axcp https://t.co/mvuDDlVdRt
â€” The New York Times (@nytimes) May 11, 2020
CONFIRMED: The White House has directed all West Wing staff to wear masks at all times in the building, except when they are at their own desks.
â€” Yamiche Alcindor (@Yamiche) May 11, 2020
Soledad Oâ€™Brien, for one, thinks thatâ€™s hilarious:
Ohâ€¦ I thought it was a hoax? https://t.co/Ng2dFz8L5h
â€” Soledad O'Brien (@soledadobrien) May 11, 2020
Whyâ€™d you think that, Soledad? Because youâ€™re too stupid and/or dishonest to listen to what Trump actually said?
The laziest of takes
â€” JRP (@JRPSD) May 11, 2020
This is all so exhausting.
You are so dishonest.
â€” FilmScoreLove (@ScoreAndOST) May 11, 2020