Gov. Newsom Lays Out Timeline For COVID-19 Vaccine In CaliforniaGov. Gavin Newsom said Monday a coronavirus vaccine could be available in California as early as next month, but most people won’t be able to get it that fast.
California Eases Virus Restrictions, Allows Up To 3 Households To SocializeCalifornia is easing its coronavirus restrictions to allow up to three households to socialize outdoors, an expansion of rules aimed at people tempted to have even larger gatherings around Halloween, Thanksgiving and end-of-year holidays, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday.
Pres. Trump Shuts Down COVID Relief Talks Until After The ElectionPresident Trump shut down negotiations between the White House and House Democrats over a new coronavirus relief bill, sending stocks tumbling with a series of tweets announcing he had "instructed my representatives to stop negotiating until after the election."
Gov. Newsom Vetoes Bill To Aid Low-Income ImmigrantsGov. Gavin Newsom has vetoed a bill that would have authorized California to give low-income immigrants $600 to buy groceries.
Red Tier, Green Light: More Businesses Could Soon Reopen If Sacramento County Drops In TiersSacramento is getting closer and closer to changing tiers as case numbers drop and a low positivity rate persists.
Huge Relief For Nail Salon Workers As State Gives Green Light To Reopen IndoorsCalifornia's reopening announcement Tuesday brought a huge relief for tens of thousands of salon workers who finally got the green light to reopen nail salons indoors.
California Reopens More Businesses As Infections Hit Lowest RateMore of California was cleared to reopen additional businesses Tuesday, including most of the San Francisco Bay Area and one of Southern California's largest counties, as coronavirus infection rates have fallen to their lowest level of the pandemic.
Causing Coronavirus Confusion Again, CDC Flip-Flops On Guidance Regarding COVID-19 SpreadThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released and then retracted information regarding how coronavirus spreads from person to person.
Gov. Newsom Signs Laws Protecting California Workers From COVID-19California companies must warn their workers of any potential exposure to the coronavirus and they must pay their employees workers compensation benefits if they get sick with the disease under two laws Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Thursday.
California’s Response To Coronavirus Reaches Six-Month MilestoneSeptember 19 marks six months since the state’s economic shutdown.
Placer County Ends Local Health Emergency - What Does That Mean?The Placer County Board of Supervisors voted to end the "local health emergency" in the county, prompting the resignation of the county's health officer.
CDC Documents: States Should Prepare To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines As Soon As Late OctoberThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has told public health officials around the United States to prepare to distribute a potential coronavirus vaccine as soon as late October. It also provided planning scenarios to help states prepare.
Gov. Newsom Clarifies COVID Eviction Protections And Unveils Website For Tenants, LandlordsThe "Housing is Key" campaign is meant to help struggling renters and landlords know their rights under the state's new housing laws.
Frenzied Final Day Brings Firsts For California LegislatureHundreds of newly passed California bills could be in jeopardy after most of the Republicans in the state Senate were forced to vote remotely for several days because of the coronavirus — a legally untested procedure legislative leaders expect will prompt a lawsuit in the coming weeks.
New Eviction Law Gives Some Relief To Renters Amid PandemicState lawmakers approved a bill that would ban evictions for tenants who did not pay their rent between March 1 through Aug. 31 due to the pandemic.