Jonathan Hyman, Berea, OH.
James Simmons, South Florida.
Melissa Martin, Atlanta.
Leana Wen, MD, emergency medicine doctor; public health policy professor George Washington University.
Eric Jaffe, Florida.
Elif Akcali, Florida.
Shon Neyland, senior pastor, Highland Christian Center church, Portland, OR.
Ed Berliner, Florida.
The New York Times: “Coronavirus in the U.S.: Latest Map and Case Count,” “C.D.C. Internal Report Calls Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox,” “Should I Mask? Can I Travel? What About Hugs? How Delta Is Changing Advice for the Vaccinated,” “As Infections Rise, C.D.C. Urges Some Vaccinated Americans to Wear Masks Again,” “Mask Mandates Are Returning in Many Cities. N.Y.C. Is Holding Back,” “N.Y.C. will require workers and customers show proof of at least one dose for indoor dining and other activities,” “California mandates Covid vaccines for indoor health care workers, largely removing a testing option,” “See How Vaccinations Are Going in Your County and State,” “Alabama Governor: ‘It’s Time to Start Blaming the Unvaccinated Folks,’” “Medical Groups Call for Vaccine Requirements for Health Care Workers.”
The Associated Press: “US now averaging 100,000 new COVID-19 infections a day,” “Biden orders tough new vaccination rules for federal workers.”