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Luetkemeyer, Select Committee Hold Hearing on the Need to Get American Students Back to School this Fall

Washington, August 6, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today in a briefing entitled “The Challenges to Safely Reopening K-12 Schools” in the Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) delivered the following remarks to the committee and witnesses.

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“This is a brand-new disease… Now over the last several months we continue to develop plans and strategies as new evidence comes out, as new information comes out. There are plans to be flexible and to continue to address issues as they pop up.”

“As we go through and have schools open up… I think we can manage this thing. We just have to learn how to do that.”