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Murphy signs executive order allowing NJ landlords to use security deposits as rent during pandemic

Murphy signs executive order allowing NJ landlords to use security deposits as rent during pandemic

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a new executive order Friday in an attempt to protect renters during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Murphy signs executive order allowing NJ...→

Murphy signs executive order allowing NJ landlords to use security deposits as rent during pandemic

Murphy signs executive order allowing NJ landlords to use security deposits as rent during pandemic

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a new executive order Friday in an attempt to protect renters during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Murphy signs executive order allowing NJ...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustration Amid Paterson Election Controversy

NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustration Amid Paterson Election Controversy

Some Paterson voters are frustrated with the voter fraud allegations surrounding a vote-by-mail city council election, while another town’s mayor says about 10 [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustrat...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, warns of 'fiscal disaster'

NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, warns of 'fiscal disaster'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy will veto numerous funding bills Monday after warning of a "fiscal disaster" amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, wa...→

NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintains business restrictions: 'We're not out of this yet'

NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintains business restrictions: 'We're not out of this yet'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has reopened parks and golf courses in his state, but warned that it is too soon to go further, as some other states have done in r [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintai...→

NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID-19 within 48 hours over each other, Murphy says

NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID-19 within 48 hours over each other, Murphy says

A New Jersey couple married for 55 years died of COVID-19 within 48 hours of each other, Gov. Phil Murphy said Saturday. Read full article: NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID...→

Whitmer signs order allowing construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7

Whitmer signs order allowing construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order on Friday that will allow construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7. Read full article: Whitmer signs order allowing constructio...→

Gov. Whitmer extends executive order temporarily closing theaters, bars, and limiting restaurants

Gov. Whitmer extends executive order temporarily closing theaters, bars, and limiting restaurants

(WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-69, which extends her previous order to temproarily closes public spaces such as theaters, bars and [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer extends executive order tem...→

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said during a friendly Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump the state could need $20 billion to $30 billion in assistanc [...] Read full article: Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Wil...→

NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major tragedies: Murphy

NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major tragedies: Murphy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy once again attempted to spell out the death toll for his state due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major t...→

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Minnesota health commissioner Jan Malcolm calls the president’s decision problematic to keep meat processing plants open. Read full article: Health Officials Concerned With Trump's ...→

Trump to sign executive order to shield food companies from coronavirus liability

Trump to sign executive order to shield food companies from coronavirus liability

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will sign an executive order to protect food companies from coronavirus liability. “We’re working with Tyson. We’re goin [...] Read full article: Trump to sign executive order to shield ...→

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

TOP STORIES Firm tests UV light treatment that Trump was mocked for mentioning Eighty percent of the population has little or nothing to fear from COVID-19 Ant [...] Read full article: Virginia gun range can open despite Ralp...→

Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Board executive order

Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Board executive order

The Governor’s New Normal Advisory Board will “serve as a central point of contact for the State’s efforts to maintain social distancing and respond to the evo [...] Read full article: Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Boar...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

The governor issued an executive order on Monday night that will affect summer school, day camps and residential camps. Gov. Ned Lamont’s latest executive orde [...] Read full article: Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affect...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Under Gov. Whitmer's new executive order, auto suppliers and those in the manufacturing sector can resume work Monday May 11 under strict safety protocols. Read full article: Auto suppliers, manufacturers back onlin...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says will provide a “roadmap” for safely restarting elective surgeries in the state. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Sign...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in federal aid: Murphy

53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in federal aid: Murphy

Dozens of hospitals in New Jersey battered by the coronavirus will be getting a large cash infusion from the federal government. Read full article: 53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in...→

NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Summit Yields Results

NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Summit Yields Results

New Jersey reported 460 people died from coronavirus, the biggest jump yet, on Thursday, the same day Gov. Phil Murphy had a friendly meeting with President Do [...] Read full article: NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Sum...→

Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote learning in updated executive order

Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote learning in updated executive order

LANSING (WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced new guidelines for remote learning as school buildings in the state remain closed amid the coronavirus pandemi [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote ...→

NJ to open state parks, allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Murphy announces

NJ to open state parks, allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Murphy announces

New Jersey will reopen state parks and allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: NJ to open state parks, allow golf cours...→

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat [...]

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump said he will take...→

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expi [...]

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expi [...]

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expire Thursday, April 30, 2020. Read full article: The current Safer-At-Home Executive Orde...→

Pennsylvania businesses take fight against governor's coronavirus executive order to Supreme Court

Pennsylvania businesses take fight against governor's coronavirus executive order to Supreme Court

A group of businesses in Pennsylvania on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down an executive order limiting which sectors of the economy can operat [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania businesses take fight again...→

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New Jersey Democrats remain silent on Gov. Phil Murphy's (D) decision to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes. Read full article: NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Co...→

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...] Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...] Read full article: Is your surgery now possible under Gov. ...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

NJ parks to stay open — for now — after successful first weekend, Murphy says

NJ parks to stay open — for now — after successful first weekend, Murphy says

New Jersey’s state parks will remain open — for now — after an "overwhelming majority" of residents followed social distancing rules over the weekend, Gov. Phi [...] Read full article: NJ parks to stay open — for now — after ...→

Murphy to order New Jersey schools closed for rest of academic year

Murphy to order New Jersey schools closed for rest of academic year

A decision on school-sponsored summer programs and Extended School Year services for students with disabilities will be forthcoming. Read full article: Murphy to order New Jersey schools close...→

Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safety measures protecting consumers, employees

Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safety measures protecting consumers, employees

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-71 Saturday which extends existing safety measures to protect consumers and employees at grocery stores a [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safet...→

Executive order allows New Yorkers to vote by absentee ballot in local primaries

Executive order allows New Yorkers to vote by absentee ballot in local primaries

New York has a local primary next month and like everything else, the coronavirus pandemic is having an impact.  Read full article: Executive order allows New Yorkers to vo...→

Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Test All Residents, Staff of Maryland Nursing Homes

Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Test All Residents, Staff of Maryland Nursing Homes

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is acting to address the COVID-19 clusters in nursing homes across the state. Hogan issued an executive order requiring universal tes [...] Read full article: Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Tes...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' committee

Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' committee

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has named a 21-person task force to reopen the state for business. Read full article: Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' c...→

Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urge Pasadena Drivers To Slow For Pedestrians During Stay-At-Home Order

Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urge Pasadena Drivers To Slow For Pedestrians During Stay-At-Home Order

Officials will begin putting up “traffic calming” signs in Pasadena, as many as 500 by the end of May. Pasadena says they will stay up until stay-at-home order [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urg...→

Gun range can open despite Virginia governor’s executive order, judge rules

Gun range can open despite Virginia governor’s executive order, judge rules

A Virginia gun range must be allowed to open to customers despite a statewide executive order requiring nonessential businesses to close to slow the spread of [...] Read full article: Gun range can open despite Virginia gove...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New Jersey Democrats remain silent on Gov. Phil Murphy's (D) decision to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes. Read full article: NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Co...→

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

The governor issued an executive order on Monday night that will affect summer school, day camps and residential camps. Gov. Ned Lamont’s latest executive orde [...] Read full article: Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affect...→

NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustration Amid Paterson Election Controversy

NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustration Amid Paterson Election Controversy

Some Paterson voters are frustrated with the voter fraud allegations surrounding a vote-by-mail city council election, while another town’s mayor says about 10 [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustrat...→

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...] Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Under Gov. Whitmer's new executive order, auto suppliers and those in the manufacturing sector can resume work Monday May 11 under strict safety protocols. Read full article: Auto suppliers, manufacturers back onlin...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says will provide a “roadmap” for safely restarting elective surgeries in the state. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Sign...→

NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, warns of 'fiscal disaster'

NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, warns of 'fiscal disaster'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy will veto numerous funding bills Monday after warning of a "fiscal disaster" amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, wa...→

Murphy to order New Jersey schools closed for rest of academic year

Murphy to order New Jersey schools closed for rest of academic year

A decision on school-sponsored summer programs and Extended School Year services for students with disabilities will be forthcoming. Read full article: Murphy to order New Jersey schools close...→

53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in federal aid: Murphy

53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in federal aid: Murphy

Dozens of hospitals in New Jersey battered by the coronavirus will be getting a large cash infusion from the federal government. Read full article: 53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in...→

NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID-19 within 48 hours over each other, Murphy says

NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID-19 within 48 hours over each other, Murphy says

A New Jersey couple married for 55 years died of COVID-19 within 48 hours of each other, Gov. Phil Murphy said Saturday. Read full article: NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID...→

Executive order allows New Yorkers to vote by absentee ballot in local primaries

Executive order allows New Yorkers to vote by absentee ballot in local primaries

New York has a local primary next month and like everything else, the coronavirus pandemic is having an impact.  Read full article: Executive order allows New Yorkers to vo...→

NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Summit Yields Results

NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Summit Yields Results

New Jersey reported 460 people died from coronavirus, the biggest jump yet, on Thursday, the same day Gov. Phil Murphy had a friendly meeting with President Do [...] Read full article: NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Sum...→

Gov. Whitmer extends executive order temporarily closing theaters, bars, and limiting restaurants

Gov. Whitmer extends executive order temporarily closing theaters, bars, and limiting restaurants

(WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-69, which extends her previous order to temproarily closes public spaces such as theaters, bars and [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer extends executive order tem...→

NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major tragedies: Murphy

NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major tragedies: Murphy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy once again attempted to spell out the death toll for his state due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major t...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat [...]

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump said he will take...→

Trump to sign executive order to shield food companies from coronavirus liability

Trump to sign executive order to shield food companies from coronavirus liability

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will sign an executive order to protect food companies from coronavirus liability. “We’re working with Tyson. We’re goin [...] Read full article: Trump to sign executive order to shield ...→

Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urge Pasadena Drivers To Slow For Pedestrians During Stay-At-Home Order

Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urge Pasadena Drivers To Slow For Pedestrians During Stay-At-Home Order

Officials will begin putting up “traffic calming” signs in Pasadena, as many as 500 by the end of May. Pasadena says they will stay up until stay-at-home order [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urg...→

Pennsylvania businesses take fight against governor's coronavirus executive order to Supreme Court

Pennsylvania businesses take fight against governor's coronavirus executive order to Supreme Court

A group of businesses in Pennsylvania on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down an executive order limiting which sectors of the economy can operat [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania businesses take fight again...→

Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Board executive order

Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Board executive order

The Governor’s New Normal Advisory Board will “serve as a central point of contact for the State’s efforts to maintain social distancing and respond to the evo [...] Read full article: Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Boar...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...] Read full article: Is your surgery now possible under Gov. ...→

NJ parks to stay open — for now — after successful first weekend, Murphy says

NJ parks to stay open — for now — after successful first weekend, Murphy says

New Jersey’s state parks will remain open — for now — after an "overwhelming majority" of residents followed social distancing rules over the weekend, Gov. Phi [...] Read full article: NJ parks to stay open — for now — after ...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintains business restrictions: 'We're not out of this yet'

NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintains business restrictions: 'We're not out of this yet'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has reopened parks and golf courses in his state, but warned that it is too soon to go further, as some other states have done in r [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintai...→

Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safety measures protecting consumers, employees

Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safety measures protecting consumers, employees

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-71 Saturday which extends existing safety measures to protect consumers and employees at grocery stores a [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safet...→

Whitmer signs order allowing construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7

Whitmer signs order allowing construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order on Friday that will allow construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7. Read full article: Whitmer signs order allowing constructio...→

Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote learning in updated executive order

Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote learning in updated executive order

LANSING (WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced new guidelines for remote learning as school buildings in the state remain closed amid the coronavirus pandemi [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote ...→

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said during a friendly Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump the state could need $20 billion to $30 billion in assistanc [...] Read full article: Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Wil...→

Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Test All Residents, Staff of Maryland Nursing Homes

Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Test All Residents, Staff of Maryland Nursing Homes

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is acting to address the COVID-19 clusters in nursing homes across the state. Hogan issued an executive order requiring universal tes [...] Read full article: Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Tes...→

NJ to open state parks, allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Murphy announces

NJ to open state parks, allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Murphy announces

New Jersey will reopen state parks and allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: NJ to open state parks, allow golf cours...→

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Minnesota health commissioner Jan Malcolm calls the president’s decision problematic to keep meat processing plants open. Read full article: Health Officials Concerned With Trump's ...→

Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' committee

Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' committee

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has named a 21-person task force to reopen the state for business. Read full article: Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' c...→

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expi [...]

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expi [...]

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expire Thursday, April 30, 2020. Read full article: The current Safer-At-Home Executive Orde...→

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

TOP STORIES Firm tests UV light treatment that Trump was mocked for mentioning Eighty percent of the population has little or nothing to fear from COVID-19 Ant [...] Read full article: Virginia gun range can open despite Ralp...→

Gun range can open despite Virginia governor’s executive order, judge rules

Gun range can open despite Virginia governor’s executive order, judge rules

A Virginia gun range must be allowed to open to customers despite a statewide executive order requiring nonessential businesses to close to slow the spread of [...] Read full article: Gun range can open despite Virginia gove...→

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allowing registered voters to cast absentee ballots in primary election during coronavirus

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed an executive order this week allowing all registered voters to vote absentee in the state’s Aug. 11 primary elections. Read full article: Connecticut Gov. Lamont signs order allo...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New Jersey Democrats remain silent on Gov. Phil Murphy's (D) decision to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes. Read full article: NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Co...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affects Camps, Summer School

The governor issued an executive order on Monday night that will affect summer school, day camps and residential camps. Gov. Ned Lamont’s latest executive orde [...] Read full article: Governor’s Latest Executive Order Affect...→

NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustration Amid Paterson Election Controversy

NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustration Amid Paterson Election Controversy

Some Paterson voters are frustrated with the voter fraud allegations surrounding a vote-by-mail city council election, while another town’s mayor says about 10 [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Faces Voter Frustrat...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...] Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Auto suppliers, manufacturers back online under new executive order

Under Gov. Whitmer's new executive order, auto suppliers and those in the manufacturing sector can resume work Monday May 11 under strict safety protocols. Read full article: Auto suppliers, manufacturers back onlin...→

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...] Read full article: Is your surgery now possible under Gov. ...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says will provide a “roadmap” for safely restarting elective surgeries in the state. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Sign...→

NJ parks to stay open — for now — after successful first weekend, Murphy says

NJ parks to stay open — for now — after successful first weekend, Murphy says

New Jersey’s state parks will remain open — for now — after an "overwhelming majority" of residents followed social distancing rules over the weekend, Gov. Phi [...] Read full article: NJ parks to stay open — for now — after ...→

NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, warns of 'fiscal disaster'

NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, warns of 'fiscal disaster'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy will veto numerous funding bills Monday after warning of a "fiscal disaster" amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy to veto funding bills, wa...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Murphy to order New Jersey schools closed for rest of academic year

Murphy to order New Jersey schools closed for rest of academic year

A decision on school-sponsored summer programs and Extended School Year services for students with disabilities will be forthcoming. Read full article: Murphy to order New Jersey schools close...→

NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintains business restrictions: 'We're not out of this yet'

NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintains business restrictions: 'We're not out of this yet'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has reopened parks and golf courses in his state, but warned that it is too soon to go further, as some other states have done in r [...] Read full article: NJ Gov. Murphy reopens parks but maintai...→

53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in federal aid: Murphy

53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in federal aid: Murphy

Dozens of hospitals in New Jersey battered by the coronavirus will be getting a large cash infusion from the federal government. Read full article: 53 NJ hospitals to share $1.7 billion in...→

Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safety measures protecting consumers, employees

Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safety measures protecting consumers, employees

Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-71 Saturday which extends existing safety measures to protect consumers and employees at grocery stores a [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer signs order extending safet...→

NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID-19 within 48 hours over each other, Murphy says

NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID-19 within 48 hours over each other, Murphy says

A New Jersey couple married for 55 years died of COVID-19 within 48 hours of each other, Gov. Phil Murphy said Saturday. Read full article: NJ couple married 55 years dies of COVID...→

Executive order allows New Yorkers to vote by absentee ballot in local primaries

Executive order allows New Yorkers to vote by absentee ballot in local primaries

New York has a local primary next month and like everything else, the coronavirus pandemic is having an impact.  Read full article: Executive order allows New Yorkers to vo...→

Whitmer signs order allowing construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7

Whitmer signs order allowing construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order on Friday that will allow construction and real-estate activities to resume on May 7. Read full article: Whitmer signs order allowing constructio...→

NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Summit Yields Results

NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Summit Yields Results

New Jersey reported 460 people died from coronavirus, the biggest jump yet, on Thursday, the same day Gov. Phil Murphy had a friendly meeting with President Do [...] Read full article: NJ Deaths Spike as Murphy Says Trump Sum...→

Gov. Whitmer extends executive order temporarily closing theaters, bars, and limiting restaurants

Gov. Whitmer extends executive order temporarily closing theaters, bars, and limiting restaurants

(WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-69, which extends her previous order to temproarily closes public spaces such as theaters, bars and [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer extends executive order tem...→

Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote learning in updated executive order

Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote learning in updated executive order

LANSING (WXYZ) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced new guidelines for remote learning as school buildings in the state remain closed amid the coronavirus pandemi [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer sets guidelines for remote ...→

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Will Need Billions

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said during a friendly Oval Office meeting with President Donald Trump the state could need $20 billion to $30 billion in assistanc [...] Read full article: Murphy Tells Trump at White House NJ Wil...→

Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Test All Residents, Staff of Maryland Nursing Homes

Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Test All Residents, Staff of Maryland Nursing Homes

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is acting to address the COVID-19 clusters in nursing homes across the state. Hogan issued an executive order requiring universal tes [...] Read full article: Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order to Tes...→

NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major tragedies: Murphy

NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major tragedies: Murphy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy once again attempted to spell out the death toll for his state due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: NJ COVID-19 death toll tops many major t...→

NJ to open state parks, allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Murphy announces

NJ to open state parks, allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Murphy announces

New Jersey will reopen state parks and allow golf courses and county parks to reopen, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday. Read full article: NJ to open state parks, allow golf cours...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Minnesota health commissioner Jan Malcolm calls the president’s decision problematic to keep meat processing plants open. Read full article: Health Officials Concerned With Trump's ...→

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat [...]

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump said he will take...→

Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' committee

Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' committee

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has named a 21-person task force to reopen the state for business. Read full article: Murphy names NJ 'Restart and Recovery' c...→

Trump to sign executive order to shield food companies from coronavirus liability

Trump to sign executive order to shield food companies from coronavirus liability

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will sign an executive order to protect food companies from coronavirus liability. “We’re working with Tyson. We’re goin [...] Read full article: Trump to sign executive order to shield ...→

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expi [...]

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expi [...]

The current Safer-At-Home Executive Order signed into Florida Law is due to expire Thursday, April 30, 2020. Read full article: The current Safer-At-Home Executive Orde...→

Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urge Pasadena Drivers To Slow For Pedestrians During Stay-At-Home Order

Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urge Pasadena Drivers To Slow For Pedestrians During Stay-At-Home Order

Officials will begin putting up “traffic calming” signs in Pasadena, as many as 500 by the end of May. Pasadena says they will stay up until stay-at-home order [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 'Traffic Calming' Signs Urg...→

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

Virginia gun range can open despite Ralph Northam executive order, jud

TOP STORIES Firm tests UV light treatment that Trump was mocked for mentioning Eighty percent of the population has little or nothing to fear from COVID-19 Ant [...] Read full article: Virginia gun range can open despite Ralp...→

Pennsylvania businesses take fight against governor's coronavirus executive order to Supreme Court

Pennsylvania businesses take fight against governor's coronavirus executive order to Supreme Court

A group of businesses in Pennsylvania on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down an executive order limiting which sectors of the economy can operat [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania businesses take fight again...→

Gun range can open despite Virginia governor’s executive order, judge rules

Gun range can open despite Virginia governor’s executive order, judge rules

A Virginia gun range must be allowed to open to customers despite a statewide executive order requiring nonessential businesses to close to slow the spread of [...] Read full article: Gun range can open despite Virginia gove...→

Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Board executive order

Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Board executive order

The Governor’s New Normal Advisory Board will “serve as a central point of contact for the State’s efforts to maintain social distancing and respond to the evo [...] Read full article: Read Colorado’s New Normal Advisory Boar...→