Treasury warns Arizona it can not use federal funds to undermine school mask requirements

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(Corrects name of governor to Ducey from Duce throughout story) By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Deputy Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo told Arizona’s governor on Tuesday that his state could not use federal funds to pay for programs aimed at undermining face mask requirements in schools, and said Arizona could lose funding if it did not change course. In a letter to Governor Douglas Ducey, Adeyemo raised concerns about two new Arizona state programs funded under the coronaries relief “American Rescue Plan” which he said would “undermine evidence-based efforts to stop the spread of COVI…

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