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Jared Kushner’s rationale for sending his kids back to school is, at best, misleading

Mother Jones, Aug. 16, 2020

August 16, 2020

Jared Kushner’s rationale for sending his kids back to school is, at best, misleading

“At this point, primarily, we’re testing people who are symptomatic, except in the case of health workers and others where we need to know if there’s been a lot of exposure,” says Dr. Cynthia Haq, a clinical professor and chair of the Department of Family Medicine at the University of California, Irvine, “and because children are less likely to be symptomatic, you’re less likely to be tested.”