Waffle House CEO: Coronavirus lockdowns have ‘devastating impact on the people’
Waffle House CEO Walt Ehmer comments on tightened coronavirus restrictions in restaurants.
There have been zero links to coronavirus spread across any of Waffle House’s 2,100 U.S. locations, according to the breakfast chain’s CEO Walter Ehmer.
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Since the science doesn’t match up with how state officials are responding, by closing dining rooms and restricting restaurants, Ehmer told Fox News' “America’s News HQ” that the American people are just being unnecessarily harmed.
“We have proven, over these nine months, we have zero evidence of any spread being traced back to our restaurants for our people or our customers,” he said. “We’ve traced back all of our infections… and it all traces back to something away from the restaurant.”
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“We are disproportionately hurting American people who are wanting to work for no data and no science that ties back to that being a dangerous place,” he added.