MAGA personnel who boast of violating Pelosi’s mask rules get a COVID, but still don’t mask up


Twitter / Contact Barry Moore

Twitter / Contact Barry Moore

Despite being infected with COVID-19, U.S. Congressman Barry Moore (R-AL) has stopped protesting Mask’s obligations even if his home state runs out of ICU beds in a recent pandemic wave. Is not …

“I don’t believe in orders from the federal government,” Moore told The Daily Beast on Saturday from his farm in Enterprise, Alabama. “If I died of COVID yesterday, I don’t want to force anyone to my beliefs and opinions.”

Moore, a candid critic of Maskman dating at the US Capitol, Announced on Friday night Both he and his wife were infected with COVID-19. He said he had a fever, a sore throat, and fatigue on Saturday morning and was recovering at home.

Three weeks ago, he loudly protested Chairman Nancy Pelosi’s request to wear a mask in the House of Representatives, calling her a “tyrant” and claiming to “not obey” on Facebook.

Now painfully ironic Video posted on Twitter on July 29th“The Senate is wide open, but according to Nancy Pelosi, COVID is rampant on the House side,” Moore lamented the House’s mission.

“We can’t understand when you travel to the Senate where the COVID virus stops,” he joked. (In another tweet about vaccine obligations, He wrote: “This is not about science, but about government control.”)

When asked if the virus-infected brush changed his opinion about wearing a mask at the Capitol on Saturday, Moore said he didn’t know what to do, but he’s still confident that the mask will work. He added that he did not.

“I will have antibodies, and I will already have [COVID]”He said about returning home. “I don’t know if I’m wearing a mask and I’m really going to help someone, whether or not you think you should.” (He also wears a mask to the wearer. I suggested it only protects, but this is incorrect. Research shows Wearing the mask prevents the spread of the disease by protecting both the wearer and the people around him. )

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Meanwhile, Moore’s home state was dealing with a catastrophic surge in COVID cases that left the hospital with no ICU beds open last week. This week, the Alabama Public Health Service called for federal assistance to handle the surge in critically ill cases, and at least one hospital called for FEMA intervention. Governor K-Ivy revived the state of emergency last week.

“It’s a catastrophic time,” said Douglas Brewer, CEO of Whitfield District Hospital. Montgomery Advertiser.. “I think most hospitals say it’s getting worse over time.”

The state is also one of the lowest vaccination rates in the country, accounting for about 35 percent.

Moore refused to answer the question about whether he was vaccinated, but said the vaccine was “untested” and “I don’t know much yet.” (COVID vaccine passed All the same test procedure Like most other vaccines. )

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Moore also ridiculed the idea that the government would make door-to-door canvassing and provide shots, calling it “another step by the Biden administration to turn the federal government into a’big brother’.”

“We are responsible for giving more power to the uncontrollable federal government and killing any plans from Joe Biden and Kamala Harris that endanger our fundamental freedoms,” he said. rice field. Yellow hammer news In July. (Members took a softer tone in his statement on Saturday, suggesting that supporters talk to their doctors and make “informed decisions about the best prevention and treatment for you.” )

Moore claimed on Saturday that he had few serious symptoms of the virus, but had one unfortunate side effect. The need for quarantine prevented him from attending the rally of former President Donald Trump in Cullman, Alabama that day.

“But rest assured that I am careful to see one of the most beloved presidents of my life,” he writes. Facebook post.. “#MAGA.”

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