School is a right, not a political football.

This was lost on some people in 2020.

After the CDC released school reopening guidance in summer 2020, Andy Slavitt — a former UnitedHealth Group executive, Obama administration Medicare and Medicaid chief, podcaster, author, and amateur comedian — was outraged. Outraged.

Sharing a link to the guidance, he lamented that “The ⁦@CDCGov has fallen so far. The document is sad.”

Disturbingly, he then proceeded to mock the fact that the authors had written “school is important for a…

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Anthony LaMesa

Anthony LaMesa

Some thoughts on reopening America’s public schools.