Good evening everyone and welcome to the Worldview Report. I’m Brannon Howse. A federal judge on Monday struck down the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's face-mask mandate for airplanes and other modes of public transit. Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle, a Trump-appointed judge, wrote in her decision that the CDC exceeded its statutory authority with the order. “Our system does not permit agencies to act unlawfully even in pursuit of desirable ends,” she wrote, acknowledging that the CDC imposed the mandate ostensibly to prevent the spread of Covid.