Louisiana's governor announced a statewide mask order over the weekend. But local politicians have been sparring over mask-wearing since even before the order, mirroring a nationwide debate.

Louisiana Issues Statewide Mask Order Amid Polarization Of Officials On The Issue

By Rosemary Westwood NPR
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