The busiest travel period of the year for the U.S. is changing the way states and airlines address the COVID-19 pandemic. The response of President Trump and Federal agencies to the COVID-19 pandemic may have been controversial with slow response times to the virus causing controversy. Thanksgiving 2020 has sparked concerns about the potential for a spike in the numbers of those affected by COVID-19 in the weeks following the annual Holiday.
The number of people traveling over Thanksgiving has dropped, but airports have still been busy with travelers moving around the nation in large numbers. In response, some states have introduced fines for those who fail to follow travel restrictions designed to limit the spread of the virus.Read More »