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GOP leader wants Wisconsin Senate to strike down mask order

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The Associated Press
Created: August 03, 2020 12:25 PM

The Republican leader of the Wisconsin Senate says he wants the Legislature to reconvene this week or next to strike down Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' mask mandate.

The order from Evers, designed to slow the spread of the coronavirus as cases spike in Wisconsin, took effect on Saturday.

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