Alabama's mask mandate remains in place another month, even as the governors of Texas and Mississippi decided this week to lift theirs in a move President Biden described as "Neanderthal thinking.”
Republican Gov. Kay Ivey said on Thursday that she would extend the order through April 9, but no further.
Here & Now's Callum Borchers speaks with WBHM's Andrew Yeager.
This segment aired on March 5, 2021.