President Joe Biden decried the “neanderthal thinking” behind Texas’ decision to roll back coronavirus restrictions and end the mask mandate across the state.
During a press scrum from the Oval Office on Wednesday, reporters shouted questions about Texas and Mississippi making moves to reopen their states.
“It was a big mistake,” Biden said, in response to one of the queries. “I hope everyone realizes by now that these masks make a difference.”
The president added that