‘It’s math’: Minnesota governor criticizes Reynolds’ decision to end mask mandate and other restrictions
DES MOINES, Iowa (WOI) -Minnesota’s Governor is criticizing Governor Reynolds’ decision to lift a mask mandate and several capacity restrictions, according to WOI in Des Moines.
Governor Tim Walz talked about it during a press conference on Friday.
“I can’t imagine being at 25% positivity rate like we’re seeing in Iowa and that is the you’re going to overwhelm your hospitals,” Walz said. “It’s it’s inevitable. It’s just a math, it’s math, it’s not anything else. And that can all be alleviated by the situation we’re in.”
Minnesota is restricting capacity in businesses and restaurants to 50%. Walz also mandating they close after 11:00 P.M., saying he wants to see a lower positivity rate in his state.
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