Norway has eased the majority of its coronavirus restrictions amid low cases throughout the Scandinavian nation. Prime Minister Erna Solberg announced the end of Norway’s coronavirus restrictions on Friday, saying the nation was fully reopen while insisting the pandemic was not yet over.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo said the U.S. needs to take action as the worldwide chip shortage continues. Raimondo admitted the U.S. must start making more semiconductors at home in order to address the global shortage of chips.
A judge in Florida strikes down Gov. Ron DeSantis’ ban on school mask mandates as the state’s education commissioner says it’s in the process of revoking funding from districts who violate the governor’s order. One America’s Stefan Kleinhenz has more from Florida.
American Federation of Teachers’ President Randi Weingarten is asking for vaccine mandates. One America’s Sam Valk has more.