Cuomo, other governors maintain coronavirus travel rules despite CDC dropping quarantine recommendation
The governors of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut extended their 14-day quarantine requirement for travelers coming in from most U.S. states, after the Centers for Disease Control removed their quarantine recommendation for those traveling overseas or out of state during the coronavirus pandemic.
On Monday, after the CDC had updated its guidelines, Cuomo posted a vague tweet about public health decisions without mentioning the CDC.
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“Retweet if you think public health decisions should be based on science, NOT politics,” he said.
It is unclear what Cuomo was referring to in this tweet, and his office did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for clarification or comment on the CDC’s decision.
The three states currently impose a 14-day self-quarantine requirement on people arriving from 31 U.S. states and territories. Tuesday’s extension removed Alaska, Arizona, Delaware, Maryland and Montana from the list, but added