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Virginia’s New Governor Issues Executive Orders Revoking Mask, Vaccine Mandates, Prohibiting CRT in Schools

Glenn Youngkin, Youngkin issues executive orders reversing mandates and banning CRT

On Saturday, Glenn Allen Youngkin became Virginia’s 74th governor, saying he would “restore trust in the government and restore power to the people.” In his first moves in office, Youngkin issued executive orders that did away with mask mandates in schools and COVID-19 vaccine requirements for state workers. He also prohibited the teaching of controversial concepts like Critical Race Theory in public schools.

Supreme Court Skeptical of Biden Vaccine Mandate: It's a 'Workaround' of Congress

The Supreme Court building, Supreme Court is undecided on vaccine mandate decision

On Friday, an attorney representing a coalition of businesses and retailers asked the U.S. Supreme Court to block the Biden administration's vaccine/testing mandate, saying the government does not have the statutory power to issue such a broad rule on America's employers. The Supreme Court is undecided on how they will rule.