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  • Central Pa. man cited for not wearing mask on Rehoboth Beach boardwalk

    06/09/2020 4:00:01 PM PDT · by lightman · 26 replies
    Pennlive ^ | 9n June A.d | Beck Metrick
    Police in the Delaware city of Rehoboth Beach issued their first citation for not wearing a mask on the boardwalk against a Lancaster [PA] man. According to a statement from Rehoboth Beach Police Public Information Officer Lt. Jaime Riddle, Delaware has opened beaches and boardwalks as of May 22, but with the regulation that face masks are required to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Despite that, police encountered a “defiant lack of compliance” on Monday from a 56-year-old Lancaster man, Riddle said. Because the encounter was widely circulated on social media, the department received many requests for comment. Riddle explained...
  • Minneapolis mayor urges protesters to wear masks and practice social distancing

    05/30/2020 5:51:36 AM PDT · by Presbyterian Reporter · 61 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | May 29, 2020 | Andrew Mark Miller
    The mayor of Minneapolis told individuals protesting that their anger is “understandable” and “right" but urged them to make sure they are wearing masks and practicing social distancing during their demonstrations. “The City encourages everyone to exercise caution to stay safe while participating in demonstrations, including wearing masks and physical distancing as much as possible to prevent the spread of COVID-19,” Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s office wrote in a statement addressed to individuals who took to the streets following the death of George Floyd while in police custody. “The City has made hundreds of masks available to protesters this week.”...
  • A woman gets her contract tracing certificates and tells all

    05/29/2020 8:52:03 PM PDT · by FrdmLvr · 36 replies
    You Tube ^ | 5-27-20 | Vladislav Sobolev
    Contract Tracing...they will find you
  • Let’s Hear the TRUTH!!!!!

    05/12/2020 7:31:08 AM PDT · by Badboo · 1 replies
    Youtube ^ | 05/12/20 | Vanity
    If only we could listen to George instead of a bloviating retard scumbag like Fauchi. WARNING: NSAW or Home perhaps.
  • A 2016 study by Cornell University said people who were more afraid of germs were more likely to vote Republican. I’d say the current COVID-19 situation proves the exact opposite.

    05/11/2020 1:38:49 PM PDT · by grundle · 23 replies
    Wordpress ^ | May 11, 2020 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    A 2016 study by Cornell University said people who were more afraid of germs were more likely to vote Republican. I’d say the current COVID-19 situation proves the exact opposite. In 2016, the Los Angeles Times wrote:A Cornell University team led by psychologists David Pizarro and Yoel Inbar conducted an online disgust-sensitivity survey of 25,000 Americans during the 2008 U.S. presidential election. Respondents with the highest contagion-anxiety scores were the most likely to indicate that they would vote for Republican nominee Sen. John McCain, the more conservative candidate, over Democrat Barack Obama.However, with the current COVID-19 situation, it’s generally Democrats, not...
  • Monterey County DA’s Office Warns Hobby Lobby of California Code Violation

    05/15/2020 1:33:58 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 46 replies
    KSBW ^ | May 14, 2020
    A member of the Monterey County District Attorney’s Office said the Salinas store was warned they were in violation of CALIFORNIA BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONS CODE 17200 The Monterey County District Attorney's Office is putting another Central Coast business on notice for potentially violating the county's shelter-in-place order. The DA's office warned Hobby Lobby in Salinas that they were in violation of California Business and Professions Code 17200: "As used in this chapter, unfair competition shall mean and include any unlawful, unfair or fraudulent business act or practice and unfair, deceptive, untrue or misleading advertising." A representative of the DA's office...
  • Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

    05/14/2020 9:20:47 AM PDT · by Zenyatta · 101 replies
    ABC News ^ | 5/13/2020 | Cammeron Parrish
    Restaurants in Washington state will be required to keep a log of each dine-in customer to facilitate contact tracing during phase two of the state's coronavirus reopening plans. As part of the requirements, the log must be maintained for 30 days and must include each customer's telephone number and email address, and what time they came in to eat, according to officials.
  • L.A. Mayor Garcetti announces all retailers may reopen for pickup or delivery; requires Angelenos to wear masks when out...

    05/14/2020 12:22:04 AM PDT · by L.A.Justice · 14 replies
    KTLA NEWS ^ | May 13, 2020 | Sareen Habeshian
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Wednesday that Angelenos must wear masks any time they leave their home. Anyone except for small children and people with disabilities will have to wear a facial covering when they are near others who don’t live in their home, he said. Previously, masks were only required in businesses and on public transportation. “Bring your masks with you whenever you leave your home. That will help us get more freedoms,” he said. Garcetti also announced that all retail locations in the city can now open for curbside and doorside pickup or delivery. Businesses are not...
  • Michigan governor says protests 'make it likelier' stay-at-home orders will stay in place longer

    05/13/2020 6:34:05 PM PDT · by MinorityRepublican · 89 replies
    CNN ^ | May 12, 2020 | Leah Asmelash
    Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday that the protests in the state's capital city against state measures meant to limit the spread of the coronavirus make it more likely that the state will have to keep restrictions in place longer. Appearing Monday on ABC's "The View," Whitmer, a Democrat, was asked about the pushback against her administration's coronavirus restrictions. There have been multiple protests in the state's capital city of Lansing in the past few weeks, including one late last month that saw protesters -- some of them armed -- entering the state Capitol, screaming at law enforcement officers and...
  • California Democrats say 10-year rent-relief plan 'not a giveaway'

    05/12/2020 11:12:25 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 23 replies
    Fox News ^ | May 12 2020 | Brie Stimson
    California Democrats on Tuesday proposed giving tenants struggling during the coronavirus pandemic 10 years to pay their rent. The state would purchase unpaid rents and allow renters a decade, starting in 2024, to pay it back, under the proposal by Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins, tthe Sacramento Bee reported. Landlords would receive a tax credit dependent on committing to not evict tenants. “This is not a giveaway,” Democratic state Sen. Steven Bradford said, according to The Associated Press. "Our goal is to keep tenants houses and keep landlords out of foreclosure."
  • Battle Lines are Drawn as Wolf Calls his Bosses “Cowards”

    05/12/2020 6:23:56 PM PDT · by Ikemeister · 30 replies
    The Franklin County Journal ^ | May 12, 2020 | Dwight D. Weidman
    In effect, Wolf has declared war on the people he was elected to govern. Danny DeVito, a candidate in the 45th District of Pennsylvania, has called for the simultaneous impeachment of Governor Wolf and Lieutenant Governor Fetterman for their malicious handling of the COVID-19 crisis. President Trump has also added impetus to the revolt by Tweeting: “The great people of Pennsylvania want their freedom now, and they are fully aware of what that entails. The Democrats are moving slowly, all over the USA, for political purposes. They would wait until November 3rd if it were up to them. Don’t play...
  • LA County Supervisor Says Health Director Stay-At-Home Remark ‘Taken Out Of Context’

    05/12/2020 6:51:30 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 48 replies
    CBS Los Angeles ^ | May 12, 2020
    Los Angeles County residents can expect to remain under some type of “Safer At Home” restrictions well into the summer barring any major change in the fight against the coronavirus, the county’s public health director said Tuesday. Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer made the suggestion during a Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday, saying some form of stay-at-home restrictions will likely remain in place “for the next three months”. “There’s now no way, unless there was a dramatic change in … this virus and the tools that we have at hand to actually fight against this virus, there’s no way that...
  • Hundreds of California Pastors Plan to Defy Ban on Religious Gatherings Starting May 31

    05/11/2020 5:41:24 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 6 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 5/11/20 | Martin Burger
    SACRAMENTO, California, May 11, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – Hundreds of pastors in California have announced plans to defy Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom’s executive orders deeming religious gatherings nonessential. In an open letter to the Governor, dated May 7, they “declared their intent to begin holding in-person church services beginning on Sunday, May 31, 2020.” In their letter, the pastors lamented “a very long list of ‘secular’ exceptions” from the stay-at-home orders in place in the Golden State. “The exempted persons and facilities include most governmental operations,” they wrote. “The list also includes, among other locations: airports; public transportation facilities (i.e. train...
  • Cottonwood Rodeo draws in huge crowd despite restrictions outlined by the county

    05/11/2020 3:58:55 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 22 replies
    KRCR ^ | May 10th 2020 | Colton Chavez
    SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. — On Sunday, the Cottonwood Rodeo kicked off their Mother's Day event, drawing in a large crowd of people despite public health officials guidelines against it.
  • Elon Musk defies coronavirus lockdown and reopens Tesla plant in California after suing local officials for ordering it to remain closed until June

    05/11/2020 2:08:31 PM PDT · by RomanSoldier19 · 44 replies
    daily mail ^ | 5/11/2020 | By MEGAN SHEETS FOR DAILYMAIL.COM
    Employees were seen reporting to the Tesla facility in Fremont early Monday Tesla filed a lawsuit against Alameda County on Saturday after the Fremont plant was shuttered amid the statewide lockdown on March 23 The suit claims county officials ignored Gov Gavin Newsom's allowances for '16 crucial infrastructure industries,' including transportation, to continue operating Musk announced the legal action on Twitter, threatening to move the automaker's headquarters to another state Tesla said it implemented strict safety measures prior to reopening the plant Here’s how to help people impacted by Covid-19 Elon Musk appears to have reopened a Tesla plant in...
  • It's On! PA Governor Wolf Declares War on his own citizens.

    05/11/2020 2:47:10 PM PDT · by Ikemeister · 113 replies
    The Franklin County Journal ^ | May 11 2020 | Dwight D. Weidman
    The revolt by a dozen or more Pennsylvania counties who are opening up their businesses against the dictatorial edicts of Democrat Governor Tom Wolf has apparently thrown him into a blind rage, which was further exacerbated by a Tweet from President Trump in support of Pennsylvania patriots and a news conference by State Senator and gubernatorial aspirant Doug Mastriano, in which he called for the resignation of the incompetent Health Secretary Rachel Levine. Wolf attacked business owners who reopen from coronavirus shutdowns before they are allowed and the politicians who have encouraged them, calling them “cowardly”, threatening serious consequences to...
  • Norman mayor reverses course, allows churches to reopen, after admonishments from U.S. attorney, state attorney general

    05/11/2020 3:36:02 PM PDT · by Libloather · 8 replies
    Tulsa World ^ | 5/08/20 | Chris Casteel
    OKLAHOMA CITY - Norman Mayor Breea Clark amended her city’s reopening plan on Friday to allow churches to open immediately. The change came after admonishments from Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter and U.S. Attorney Timothy J. Downing that the plan discriminated against places of worship. Clark defended her plan for churches to open on May 15 as consistent with restrictions on gatherings but said, “I will not spend years feuding with the federal government over one week.” Hunter and Downing told Clark this week that keeping places of worship closed while some businesses were allowed to open violated First Amendment...
  • Gretchen Whitmer reacts to threats against her, others with another protest looming

    05/11/2020 4:02:07 PM PDT · by Libloather · 44 replies
    5/11/20
    Detroit Free Press via MSN link only - https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/gretchen-whitmer-reacts-to-threats-against-her-others-with-another-protest-looming/ar-BB13VSAX?ocid=a2hs
  • Cuomo announces parts of New York state could reopen Friday: 'It's an exciting new phase'

    05/11/2020 4:29:24 PM PDT · by Libloather · 18 replies
    The Hill ^ | 5/11/20 | Jessie Hellmann
    Some areas of New York state will be allowed to reopen Friday, beginning the “next big step in this historic journey,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced Monday. Three upstate regions will be allowed to reopen in a phased manner after meeting metrics laid out by the state government, Cuomo said. But areas of the state that have been hardest hit by COVID-19, including New York City and Long Island, have not yet met those requirements as of Monday. “In my point of view, we’re on the other side of the mountain,” Cuomo said during a news conference. “We have abated...
  • Nearly 2000 former DOJ officials call for AG Barr to resign over Flynn case

    05/11/2020 9:47:54 AM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 131 replies
    Nearly 2000 Justice Department officials have signed onto a letter calling for Attorney General William Barr to resign over what they describe as his improper intervention in the criminal case of former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn. Last week, the DOJ moved to drop charges against Flynn who had pleaded guilty twice to lying to the FBI about his contacts with the former Russian ambassador during the presidential transition.