Governor Beshear announces Kentucky will follow new CDC mask guidelines
FRANKFORT, Ky. (WYMT) - In a Twitter video Thursday afternoon, Governor Andy Beshear announced that the Commonwealth of Kentucky will immediately follow new CDC guidelines regarding indoor mask recommendations for fully vaccinated people.
“Today’s guidance from the [CDC] is great news for vaccinated Kentuckians,” Gov. Beshear tweeted. “The commonwealth will immediately follow this guidance.”
Gov. Beshear also encouraged Kentuckians to get vaccinated if they have not yet done so.
Today’s guidance from the @CDCgov is great news for vaccinated Kentuckians. The commonwealth will immediately follow this guidance. If you haven’t received your vaccine yet, make a plan to do so at https://t.co/OOO3XBV5WW. pic.twitter.com/gbplx1ZNXt— Governor Andy Beshear (@GovAndyBeshear) May 13, 2021
The Governor is also expected to elaborate at a news conference planned for 10:30 a.m. Friday morning.
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