Eating places have been hit significantly onerous by the COVID-19 pandemic. Indoor eateries have been highlighted as locations the place the sickness might unfold extra shortly than others.
And the Republican social gathering has been oddly targeted on the meals companies business. Just lately, when he was requested what folks don’t like carrying masks, Donald Trump replied by saying waiters.
And Rand Paul additionally appears fixated on waiters and the way they need to function. The Kentucky senator referenced eating places throughout a current for Republican Home candidate Nick Freitas.
“If I owned a restaurant,” Paul mentioned, “I’d have a complete wing for senior residents or for anyone who’s anxious about getting sick, and I might say, all my servers have already had it. If I had a cruise ship… everyone would have had the an infection that works on the boat.”
Rand Paul says 97% of viruses can undergo fabric masks and requires eating places to arrange senior solely zones to be served by waiters who’ve survived their battles with COVID. https://t.co/nXddZndM3c
— Sam Stein (@samstein) October 26, 2020
The Kentucky senator, who contracted COVID earlier this 12 months, additionally handed out a little bit of misinformation about masks. “I’m not telling you to not put on a masks,” he mentioned. “The fabric masks… I’m simply telling you the reality, they don’t work. Ninety-seven p.c of viruses undergo a fabric masks.”
Paul didn’t give any proof of his declare. He closed by telling attendees, “I’ve had it. I can’t get it once more. I can’t give it to you and I can’t get it. The president mentioned the virus would go away, they usually mock him and make enjoyable of it. The virus will go away.”
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