Mandates protect lives and freedoms

There cannot be freedom without law.

I’d like to thank you for obeying stop signs and traffic lights.

I’d like to thank you for slowing down near schools.

I’d like to thank those of you for getting the polio and smallpox vaccines thereby ending those terrible diseases.

May I hope mandating masks and testing for covid will be considered as the law of human consideration? And, thank you.

Troy Myers

Edmonds

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