Early on, Vermont stood out as a leader in this country in its response to Covid-19. Like Vermonters across the state, I fully appreciate the good work that the Scott Administration has done. However, we must continue to remain vigilant and continue to treat this virus as a major threat to our communities. I believe we must continue to mask, vaccinate, and get booster shots into the arms of more Vermonters.
Testing can be used to guide our activities and while at home tests are an extremely useful tool, they have been hard to find. We need to ensure that the barrier to accessing at home tests is lower than it has been. This is not forever, but while the spread is very high – we have to do all we can to protect ourselves and to protect others