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  • Pritzker asks for federal help for restaurants, bars

    12/02/2020 7:31:29 AM PST · by AT7Saluki · 17 replies
    The Center Square ^ | 12/1/20 | Kevin Bessler
    Gov. J.B. Pritzker is reaching out for help for the beleaguered restaurant and bar industry, the same industry facing restrictions from his state-imposed mitigations. “I want to urge the Congress to step up and include in the stimulus package support for restaurants and bars that have been so hard hit by the virus,” said Pritzker Tuesday at his daily COVID-19 briefing.
  • Maryland to step up enforcement of coronavirus restrictions ahead of Thanksgiving with help of state police

    11/24/2020 5:49:16 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 45 replies
    The Baltimore Sun Adware Farm ^ | November 23, 2020 | PAMELA WOOD and HALLIE MILLER
    Maryland is ramping up enforcement of coronavirus restrictions ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday as the pandemic surges just as people usually gather with family and socialize in bars, Gov. Larry Hogan announced Monday. In addition to family gatherings on the holiday itself, the night before Thanksgiving has become one of the biggest bar-hopping nights of the year as people return to their hometowns and catch up with old friends over drinks. “I cannot emphasize how reckless that behavior would be this year,” the Republican governor said during a news conference in the State House rotunda in Annapolis. Health officials already...
  • Pasadena Bucks Gavin Newsom’s Prohibition on Indoor Dining at Restaurants

    11/24/2020 2:30:13 PM PST · by Intar · 30 replies
    Breitbart News ^ | 11/24/2020 | Penny Starr
    The city of Pasadena, California, is refusing to comply with Democrat Gov. Gavin Newsom’s strict coronavirus restrictions prohibiting restaurants from serving customers inside.Convenience link: Pasadena Bucks Gavin Newsom’s Prohibition on Indoor Dining at Restaurants
  • DC boosts limits on restaurants, gatherings amid virus spike

    11/23/2020 12:15:00 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 4 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/23/2020 | AP
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s capital is tightening its public COVID-19 restrictions in the face of spiraling virus numbers locally and around the country. Mayor Muriel Bowser said Monday that the District of Columbia will remain in Phase 2 of its reopening plan, but she announced a number of adjustments, “so that we can get the virus under control in our city until we get to the other side where a vaccine will be widely available.” Starting Wednesday, Nov. 25, the maximum limit for outdoor gatherings will be reduced from 50 to 25 people and indoor gatherings will be limited...
  • ‘You’re Such A D**k’: New Jersey Gov Confronted While Eating Maskless Outside With His Family

    11/22/2020 8:36:28 PM PST · by george76 · 40 replies
    Daily Caller News Foundation ^ | November 22, 2020 | MARY MARGARET OLOHAN
    Democrat New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy was confronted by several angry people as he ate outside a restaurant with his family, a video posted Sunday shows. ... The video showed Murphy taking a bite of food as a woman said, “Oh my God, it is,” apparently discovering that the person sitting at the table was indeed the governor of New Jersey. “Oh my God, Murphy, you are such a dick,” the woman said, as another woman can be heard saying repeatedly, “How you doing? How you doing? You having fun with your family in the meantime? You’re having all kind...
  • Maskless NJ Gov. Murphy Confronted While Dining Out After Restricting Gatherings: ‘You’re Such a ****’

    11/23/2020 9:58:34 AM PST · by rktman · 12 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 11/23/2020 | Hannah Bleau
    Frustrated residents confronted New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (D), as captured by a viral video posted Sunday, calling him a “----” upon noticing him dining out with his maskless family — a public dinner that occurred after he opted to tighten coronavirus restrictions and urged people to keep their holiday gatherings “as small as possible.” “Hey, how ya doing?” a woman in the video asks the governor, who appeared to be startled by the confrontation:
  • Nevada Casinos, Workers at Risk Under Sisolak’s Tougher Coronavirus Restrictions

    11/23/2020 9:25:49 AM PST · by conservative98 · 6 replies
    Casino.org ^ | November 23, 2020 | Ed Silverstein
    Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak’s (D) temporary, tighter new restrictions on the state’s gaming properties and restaurants — as well as other enterprises — could lead to some businesses closing, possible layoffs, and a slower economic recovery, according to a prominent local economist. Stephen Miller, director of UNLV’s Center for Business and Economic Research, warned that operating at 25 percent of capacity — rather than the current 50 percent — “will cause some businesses to close rather than continue to operate. They lose more by operating than by shutting down.” Sisolak’s directive announced on Sunday requires a capacity to be lowered...
  • Nevada Gov. Sisolak issues three-week 'statewide pause' as COVID cases surge

    11/23/2020 8:07:35 AM PST · by conservative98 · 30 replies
    Fox News ^ | Update 4 hours ago
    Restrictions include a stronger mask mandate and new capacity limits [cut] According to Sisolak, Nevadans and visitors are required to wear a mask at all times, whether indoors or outdoors, when not in the presence of someone who is part of their household. No additional businesses will be closed. However, occupancy at both indoor and outdoor restaurants and bars occupancy will be reduced to 25 percent. No more than four people will be allowed at one table, and reservations will be required. "I know the majority of our bars and restaurants are doing their best, but these settings are proven...
  • NJ Gov Murphy heckled at dinner

    11/22/2020 7:05:54 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 43 replies
    TWITTER ^ | 22 NOVEMBER 2020 | VINCENT KENNEDY
    Gov Murphy is out to dinner with his family and is being read the riot act over his hypocrisy.
  • Rules for Thee, Not For Me: Photos from Gavin Newsom's Non-COVID Compliant Dinner Party

    11/18/2020 9:54:02 AM PST · by Kaslin · 24 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | November 18, 2020 | Julio Rosas
    Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) has been at the forefront of telling California residents to wear masks, not gather in groups, and to be socially distant as the United States deals with COVID-19, but he violated his own orders at a recent gathering in a high-class restaurant.Newsom has already apologized for the incident, but photos obtained by Fox 11 show just how much the party he was attending threw the COVID-19 guidelines out the window.EXCLUSIVE: We've obtained photos of Governor Gavin Newsom at the Napa dinner party he's in hot water over. The photos call into question just how outdoors the...
  • New York State Will Order Restaurants, Bars Closed at 10:00 p.m.

    11/11/2020 1:18:00 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 40 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/11/2020 | AP
    NEW YORK (AP) — Restaurants, bars and gyms will have to close at 10 p.m. across New York state in the latest effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday. The governor said people will also be barred from hosting private gatherings with more than 10 people.
  • Michigan bars, restaurants will require diners' names, phone numbers starting Monday

    10/31/2020 7:53:24 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 83 replies
    Fox News.com ^ | 10/31/2020 | Brie Stimson
    Diners in Michigan will be required to give their name and phone number to restaurants and bars starting Monday in an effort to contain a recent coronavirus surge, according to reports. The new rule was put in place by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday and also includes limiting indoor gatherings without fixed seating -- like in restaurants -- to 50 people and individual tables to six people, The Detroit News reported. The state set a record for new cases Thursday with 3,675, according to FOX 17 of Grand Rapids. Restaurants in the state currently operate...
  • Dr. Fauci’s restaurant-owning cousin wishes he would ease up on lockdowns

    10/31/2020 10:49:28 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 19 replies
    NY Post ^ | October 31, 2020 | 8:52am | Jon Levine
    While Dr. Anthony Fauci continues to urge caution in opening up bars and restaurants in his role as national coronavirus czar, another Anthony Fauci — his Staten Island cousin — slings sauce in his popular Italian restaurant and laments what his relative has done to the dining industry. “They shouldn’t do the lockdowns. Especially now. If you don’t abide by the rules … shut that area down, but don’t shut down the whole industry,” said the 84-year-old founder of La Fontana, Anthony Fauci. His son, Joe Fauci, 57, who runs the now-iconic eatery in Oakwood, echoed his dad’s concerns, while...
  • The Democrat Party men that killed New York City & NY, State: Obama, Biden, Cuomo, De Blasio for many years to come!!!

    10/25/2020 2:30:29 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 16 replies
    The killers of the greatest city in the World, Obama, Biden, Cuomo, De Blasio, the entire Democrat Party!!! Dead On Arrival: - Broadway Theater - Midtown Restaurants - Midtown, etc. Hotels - China Town - Little Italy - Tourists - Brooklyn Pizza (Tourists) - Statue Of Liberty - Central Park - Citizens, Fleeing NYC leaving NY, State - Major Financial Businesses leaving the State - Radio City Music Hall shut down!!! And one could go on all day and night long!!! Sadly....it is really the citizens and voters in New York that are tolerating these useless political retards & America...
  • Some restaurants in Illinois are defying closure orders as ban on indoor service spreads to Chicago suburbs

    10/22/2020 12:28:50 PM PDT · by SJackson · 11 replies
    CHICAGO TRIBUNE ^ | OCT 22, 2020 | ROBERT MCCOPPIN
    Despite Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s recent order to shut down indoor service at bars and restaurants in northwest Illinois due to the coronavirus, Fozzy’s Bar and Grill near Rockford was among those that stayed open. Owner Nick Fosberg said he had to leave the doors open to keep his employees working, pay his bills and stay in business. He says the workers wear masks, and customers wear masks on their way in and out, while tables are spaced 6 feet apart, at 25% capacity. “We’re sticking to what we were doing and being safe about it,” he said. “We’re getting...
  • Pa. restaurant owners deflated after bill to ease restrictions fails

    10/21/2020 8:59:08 AM PDT · by lightman · 8 replies
    Pennlive ^ | 21 October A.D. 2020 | Ron Southwick
    Pennsylvania restaurant owners have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and were hoping to see restrictions relaxed on their businesses. An effort in the General Assembly failed again Tuesday, albeit just barely. The state House of Representatives fell short in a bid to override Gov. Tom Wolf’s veto of a bill that would have eased rules on restaurants. The effort needed two-thirds of the House and fell short by two votes. John Longstreet, president and CEO of the Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association, said the defeat of the bill (HB 2513) was a blow for the industry. “The failure...
  • Wisconsin judge blocks governor's order limiting indoor capacity

    10/14/2020 1:19:21 PM PDT · by george76 · 5 replies
    Star Tribune ^ | October 14, 2020 | SCOTT BAUER
    A Wisconsin judge on Wednesday temporarily blocked an order from Gov. Tony Evers’ administration limiting the number of people who can gather in bars, restaurants and other indoor places ... The Democrat governor's order, issued by the Evers-appointed state health secretary Andrea Palm last week, limited the number of customers in many indoor establishments to 25% of capacity. Gatherings in indoor spaces without an occupancy limit were limited to 10 people. The order does not apply to colleges, schools, churches, polling locations, political rallies and outdoor venues. The Tavern League of Wisconsin, the powerful lobbying group for the state’s 5,000...
  • Gavin Newsom goes 'Bananas': 'Don't forget to keep your mask on in between bites' when you eat out

    10/07/2020 6:45:25 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 13 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/07/2020 | Monica Showalter
    So Gavin Newsom of California has gotten excited about masks again, just as Joe Biden and assorted leftists have made it mask-wearing the most recitable part of the Democrats' party platform in the wake of President Trump's diagnosis of COVID. Joe Biden is out preaching for the wearing of masks, but for Newsom, merely wearing them at the grocery store is no longer enough. Here's his new one: Going out to eat with members of your household this weekend? Don't forget to keep your mask on in between bites. Do your part to keep those around you healthy. #SlowtheSpreadhttps://t.co/snYe5v55Rw pic.twitter.com/Y4fcDO5Zke— Office of the...
  • Going Out To Eat With Members Of Your Household This Weekend? Don't Forget To Keep Your Mask On In Between Bites.

    10/07/2020 5:58:51 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 24 replies
    Going out to eat with members of your household this weekend? Don't forget to keep your mask on in between bites.   Do your part to keep those around you healthy. #SlowtheSpread http://covid19.ca.gov    
  • Half of NYC restaurants, bars may close for good due to COVID-19: audit

    10/01/2020 7:06:13 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 53 replies
    nypost ^ | 10/01/2020 | By Bernadette Hogan, Julia Marsh and Aaron Feis
    CORONAVIRUS IN NY Teachers union chief threatens legal action if de Blasio shuts down schools Coronavirus clusters in these NYC neighborhoods growing at an alarming rate It's past time to pull the plug on Andrew Cuomo's dictatorial pandemic powers State Liquor Authority's unjust enforcement deadly to lockdown-strained bars, eateries As many as half of all New York City bars and restaurants could shutter permanently within the next six months due to the coronavirus, according to a stunning new audit released Thursday by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. The report lays bare the extent of the pandemic’s fiscal impact on one of...