After a federal court order, which is being appealed, the TSA will not continue to enforce the Covid-19 mask mandate on public transportation. What should families do?

The Associated Press turned to experts for advice:

Still, tension among passengers over mask-wearing could continue, said Eileen Ogintz, who writes about family travel and advises parents of small children who can’t be vaccinated to keep masking up.

“I wouldn’t be surprised if you got some dirty looks or nasty comments” from unmasked passengers, she said. “That’s a conversation to have with the kids ahead of time — why you’re wearing masks.”

Read Eileen’s nationally syndicated column for more advice