LA County is going back to ground zero and issuing another mask mandate but not everybody is on board with the idea.
The LA County Sheriff has issued a statement saying that he won’t be enforcing the new mask mandate.
Sheriff Alex Villanueva went on record to say he doesn’t have the resources to enforce residents of Los Angeles County to wear a mask due to the fact the same County defunded his department.
He also stated that “forcing the vaccinated and those who already contracted COVID-19 to wear masks indoors is not backed by science”.
The LA County sheriff’s office just said they won’t enforce the new LA mask mandate because it isn’t supported by science. https://t.co/AMu65m8kP2
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) July 16, 2021
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has authority to enforce the order,but the underfunded/defunded Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will not expend our limited resources and instead ask for