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The White House blames “undisciplined youth” for spikes in US cases

June 29, 2020

US Vice President Mike Pence has accused “undisciplined youth” of failing to follow government guidelines for the coronavirus pandemic for the recent surge in cases in the country.

While highlighting the importance of increasing the test to see more cases, Pence has pointed out that in the states of Texas and Florida, which have seen a strong upswing, most positive people are older in age 35 years.

Speaking to the CBS network, he noted that “a combination of the increase in tests and the fact that many young people have met without considering the security measures that are in place for each phase of economic reopening.” .

The White House blames “undisciplined youth” for spikes in US casesThe White House blames “undisciplined youth” for spikes in US cases

Therefore, he stressed that the population “should use the masks when it is not possible to maintain the specified minimum safety distance” and stressed that they should also be used “if the local or state authorities so indicate”.