Teenage Alabama city councilman who voted against mask mandate tests positive for COVID-19A teenager who last year became the youngest person ever elected to his city council revealed this week that he has tested positive for COVID-19 just months after voting to end a local mask mandate.
Alabama councilman, 19, hospitalized with covid after opposing mask mandate: 'Terrible not to be able to breathe'
A teenage city council member in Decatur, Ala., who voted in April to end his city's mask mandate landed in the hospital with the coronavirus Wednesday night after developing pneumonia and struggling to breathe. "I am still shallow in breathing but my oxygen remains OK for now!" 19-year-old Hunter Pepper, who in August 2020 became the youngest person ever elected to the Decatur City Council, said on Facebook Thursday. "Confirming last night afte…
Alabama councilman, 19, sick with covid after opposing mask mandate: ‘Terrible not to be able to breathe’
Nineteen-year-old Hunter Pepper said he and his family began to worry after he began showing symptoms, including difficulty breathing. He tested positive for the virus on Wednesday morning.
19-Year-Old Anti-Mask Councilman Gets COVID, Says He ‘Feels Terrible For Not Being Able To Breathe’
A teenage anti-mask councilman in Alabama who voted to end his city’s mask mandate was hospitalized with COVID-19 on Wednesday after developing pneumonia.
Teenage Alabama city councilman who voted against mask mandate tests positive for COVID
A teenager who last year became the youngest person ever elected to his city council revealed this week that he has tested positive for COVID-19 just months after voting to end a local mask mandate.
COVID strikes 19-year-old Alabama councilman who opposed mask mandates
Hunter Pepper, 19, admits he's 'terrified' by what he's heard about COVID
Teen city councilman in Alabama who voted against masks has Covid
Hunter Pepper, 19, who is unvaccinated, said he's encouraging vaccinations. "This is a virus that is tearing down everybody," he said.
Unvaxxed Teen Councilman Who Attacked Mask Mandates Now Battling ‘Terrible’ COVID Pneumonia
Hunter Pepper, a 19-year-old council member who vowed to “fight to the end” against a mask mandate in Decatur, Alabama, revealed he’s been hospitalized with shallow breathing.
Teenage Alabama city councilman fighting COVID after calling mask mandates ‘government overreach’
Decatur's Hunter Pepper, who is studying to be an EMT, said he is suffering "massive amount of symptoms" and may have exposed city officials to COVID.
‘It feels terrible not to breathe’: 19-year-old Alabama city councilman confirms he has COVID
Decatur City Councilman Hunter Pepper announced on social media that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and has received treatment at Decatur Morgan Hospital.
Councilman changes tone on COVID-19 after developing severe symptoms
Decatur City Councilman Hunter Pepper says his sickness made him rethink vaccines and safety precautions.