California Reopening: Santa Clara County Health Officer Says Gov. Newsom Moving Too QuicklyGavin Newsom has crafted himself as a data-driven governor, letting the facts dictate what has been a largely cautious approach to public safety amid the coronavirus pandemic. Now some California health officials are wondering if that's still the case.
State Lawmakers Meet In Rare Session With Gov. Newsom To Address $54.3 Billion Budget DeficitThe California Assembly met in an extraordinary session Tuesday to question Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration about its plan to fill an estimated $54.3 billion budget deficit created by the effects of the coronavirus.
California Issues Guidelines For Reopening Places Of Worship; Unauthorized Services Source Of New OutbreaksCalifornia has issued strict new guidelines to reopen places of worship in the state Monday, a day after health officials announced two church services held without authorization were the source of coronavirus outbreaks.
'California Connected' Contact Tracing Program, PR Campaign Unveiled To Limit Spread Of COVID-19California is launching a comprehensive contact tracing program to help stop the spread of coronavirus along with a public awareness campaign to educate Californians about the program, with emphasis on underserved communities, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday.
Gov. Newsom's Plan For Live Sports By First Week Of June May Be Wishful ThinkingGovernor Newsom says if the current COVID-19 trends continue, sports can resume again by the first week of June but players may not be ready.
Questions Swirl Over Newsom's Threat To Withhold Federal Aid From Counties Defying COVID-19 Stay Home OrdersThere are a lot of questions surrounding Governor Gavin Newsom’s threat to withhold federal emergency funding from counties that aren’t abiding by the states's COVID-19 rules.
Gov. Newsom Formally Endorses Biden For President At Virtual DNC FundraiserGov. Gavin Newsom formally endorsed Joe Biden for president on Friday, praising the former vice president for his “deep compassion and empathy.”
Coronavirus Update: Hard-Hit Santa Clara County Going Slow On ReopeningSanta Clara County officials say they were not happy with Governor Gavin Newsom’s announcement because coronavirus infections in many parts of California are still on the rise.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Introduces New Plan To Connect Farmers With Food BanksGov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday announced a new program that would bring together farmers and ranchers suffering from decreased demand for produce with food banks helping a rising number of families in need amid the COVID-19 crisis.
CA Risks Backslide As Warm Weather Lures Folks Outside During COVID-19 Stay Home OrderAs life under the Bay Area's shelter-in-place order enters a seventh week, it remains a study in contrasts. Warm weekend weather drew thousands of restless Californians to beaches up and down the coast.
Norcal Rural Counties Press Newsom To Reopen As Bay Area Extends Stay At Home Order Through MayOfficials from six rural counties and 14 small cities in Northern California have asked Gov. Gavin Newsom to let them reopen their economies.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Chastises Shelter Scofflaws; 'Virus Doesn't Take The Weekend Off'Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday criticized people who ignored the ongoing coronavirus shelter order over the weekend and packed beaches in Southern California, saying "the virus doesn't take the weekend off."
Bay Area Business Owners Uncertain How Newsom's Plan To Reopen State Will Pan OutBay Area business owners have already made big changes due to the coronavirus pandemic and are willing to make more, but they're not sure how feasible Gov. Newsom's plan to reopen the state is.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Considers Aid For Immigrants Amid PandemicGov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday he is working with the Legislature on an economic stimulus package for immigrants in the country illegally and others not covered by the federal stimulus package approved by Congress.
Coronavirus Update: Newsom Signs Executive Order Providing Relief For Small BusinessesCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom on Monday signed an executive order providing tax, regulatory and licensing extensions to help the state's small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.