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The majority of American support chains' like Starbucks and Costco's mandatory mask policies, but an aggressive minority is creating a crisis for workers

July 14th 2020, 9:42:59 pm

76% of Americans believe businesses should create and enforce their own policies that require customers and employees to wear masks while in public, according to a survey by The Harris Poll.

While retail and restaurant workers are facing violence and harassment at the hands of anti-mask customers, Americans overwhelmingly support policies requiring people to wear facial coverings in public.

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A new Harris Poll survey found that 76% of Americans believe businesses should "exact and enforce" their own policies requiring all customers and employees to wear masks, compared to 15% who disagreed. (10% of respondents said they were not sure.)


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Kate Taylor

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