On day one of the COVID mask mandate, public policy crafted by Mayor Q's team has been exposed as dangerous, divisive, authoritarian and completely incompetent.
Because Mayor Q doesn't really understand how small biz works, he has burdened local places with the task of playing pandemic cop.
A loophole in the recent KCMO mask policy doesn't prevent the plague, it merely reveals that 12th & Oak has no idea how real life works outside of their smallish progressive clique.
Although it's a crime, copies of cards can be easily faked or, more likely, some overworked establishment can merely pretend to check.
More to the point . . .
MAYOR Q CRAFTED KANSAS CITY COVID VAXX COMMUNITY THEATER!!! THE SHOW IS AN AWFUL REMINDER THAT HIS ADMINISTRATION ISN'T EQUIPPED TO DEVELOP SOLUTIONS FOR THIS CRISIS!!!
Accordingly, www.TonysKansasCity.com shares a few links that explain the loophole and the problem going forward . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Several Kansas City businesses will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination for customers. Starting Tuesday, customers are required to bring their photo ID and either a COVID-19 vaccine card, a high-resolution photo of it on a phone or a photocopy to enter Hamburger Mary's and Woody's KC.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As the delta variant continues to spread rapidly throughout much of Missouri, the indoor mask mandate is back in force within Kansas City, Missouri city limits. But under the city's rules, businesses that require proof of vaccination don't have to require masks or distancing inside their establishments.
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