Leftist “squad” member Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., admitted on Wednesday that she was only wearing a mask for theatrical reasons, not scientific ones.
Tlaib’s confession came during a joint event with Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge in Detroit. Video shows the masked politician gathered in a circle with several other people and shaking the hand of a maskless attendee who approached her. When Tlaib moved across the gathering away from him, he began to apologize for being “the one unmasked guy.” Tlaib, however, quickly reassured him that her face covering was just for the cameras.
“Oh, no, oh, not you! I’m just wearing it because I’ve got a Republican tracker here,” she told the man while pulling her mask away from her face