NJ Spotlight News

NJ child care centers brace for backlash over mask mandate

Clip: 09/22/2021 | 5m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

"The teachers are now becoming mask police." Child care center execs claim Gov. Phil Murphy's recent executive order mandating masks for visitors, staff, and kids from age two and up will cause big problems for an already-struggling industry. The industry wants Murphy to move faster and disburse $700 million in ARP federal pandemic aid earmarked specifically for child care centers.

Aired: 09/22/21

Rating: NR

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