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State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

A major expansion of voting access for the 2020 general election is headed to the desk of Gov. J.B. Pritzker after the Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed th [...] Read full article: State Senate approves vote-by-mail expan...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms are not eligible to reopen their doors until Phase Four of the governor’s Restore Illinois plan, but many are already preparing for the big changes necess [...] Read full article: Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Ho...→

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

Governor Whitmer has announced another relaxing of restriction in Michigan, with the partial reopening of two sections of the state. Read full article: VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaura...→

7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities to Reopen for Drive-Through Sticker Renewal

7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities to Reopen for Drive-Through Sticker Renewal

Beginning Tuesday, seven Illinois Secretary of State facilities, including three in Chicago, will reopen to offer drive-through vehicle registration sticker re [...] Read full article: 7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Restaurants will now have to keep a record of patrons' phone numbers, email addresses and time in to help with contact tracing. Read full article: Washington state will soon let restauran...→

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

A Michigan barber, who reopened his shop last week in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown order said on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday [...] Read full article: Michigan Barber reopens business despite...→

'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit workers waiting for state benefits need help promised by Governor

'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit workers waiting for state benefits need help promised by Governor

Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a new executive order that hopes to cut out some of the red tape that’s snarling unemployment claims. Read full article: 'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit work...→

Michigan governor to announce manufacturing can reopen in state, report says

Companies will be told they can begin work next week at their plants, including training their workforces for the restart, the sources told Reuters. Gov. Gretc [...] Read full article: Michigan governor to announce manufactur...→

NAACP president says Biden cannot take African American vote for granted

NAACP president says Biden cannot take African American vote for granted

"You cannot take the African American vote for granted," Johnson said in response to comments made by Joe Biden. Read full article: NAACP president says Biden cannot take A...→

San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Reopen, But Dining Experience Will Change - Times of San Diego

San Diego County received the go-ahead from the state of California Wednesday night to allow restaurants to again serve dine-in customers. Read full article: San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Re...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins phase one of its reopening, health department data showed it has not made a significant decrease in the number of cases. Read full article: As Florida begins to reopen state busine...→

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker is allowing some businesses in Massachusetts to reopen under a new plan revealed Monday that includes hair salons, barbershops, construction [...] Read full article: How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Gove...→

Some California churches to reopen May 31, with or without state approval

Some California churches to reopen May 31, with or without state approval

OAKLAND  —  Bishop Bob Jackson of Acts Full Gospel Church is vowing to open his 4,000-seat sanctuary to worshipers on May 31, with or without the state governm [...] Read full article: Some California churches to reopen May 3...→

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

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 reopening [...] Read full article: Washington state directs restaurants to ...→

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

In Farmington, N.M., the economy was already struggling. Now everyone knows someone who is out of work because of the coronavirus. Very few say they know anyon [...] Read full article: A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to R...→

As he encourages the country to

As he encourages the country to "reopen," President Donald Trump is confronting [...]

As he encourages the country to "reopen," President Donald Trump is confronting cases of the coronavirus in the White House itself, spotlighting the challenge [...] Read full article: As he encourages the country to "reopen,...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said. Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing l...→

Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Power Under Pandemic

Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Power Under Pandemic

Cardinals, bishops, and Catholic leaders have signed a declaration denouncing unjustified government coercion of citizens over coronavirus. Read full article: Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Po...→

Michigan says manufacturing can reopen in state on May 11

Relieving pressure... "The reopening of manufacturing plants should help relieve some pressure for the auto industry, which it desperately needs right now," Ed [...] Read full article: Michigan says manufacturing can reopen i...→

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...] Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→

President Trump calls on churches to reopen this weekend

President Trump calls on churches to reopen this weekend

President Donald Trump says he has deemed churches and other houses of worship "essential" and called on governors to allow them to reopen this weekend despite [...] Read full article: President Trump calls on churches to reo...→

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Tuesday that he is “not worried” about Tesla CEO Elon Musk moving the company’s operations out of the state.  “I’m al [...] Read full article: California Governor Says He’s Not Worrie...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, demand Colorado reopen

Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, demand Colorado reopen

DENVER — When a Colorado veteran organized a rally to reopen Colorado, he said he was thinking about the freedoms he fought to protect. Read full article: Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, de...→

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, fac...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Facing a lawsuit by state Republicans over her use of emergency powers during the coronavirus outbreak, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back Tuesday, accu [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’...→

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers insists on keeping the state shut down until May 26 despite a declining rate of positive COVID-19 tests. Read full article: Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State...→

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, saying the state residents will have to change the way things are done until the co [...] Read full article: Illinois’ governor is defending his stay...→

MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer Investigate Faked Testing Line

MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer Investigate Faked Testing Line

State Rep. Johnson is calling on Gov. Whitmer to investigate a fake line of patients waiting to be tested for coronavirus in a CBS report. Read full article: MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer In...→

University of Arizona president lays out plan to reopen for fall classes: 'Testing, tracing and treating'

University of Arizona president lays out plan to reopen for fall classes: 'Testing, tracing and treating'

University of Arizona president and cardiothoracic surgeon Robert Robbins joined "The Story" Thursday to outline his plan to bring back 60,000 students and sta [...] Read full article: University of Arizona president lays out...→

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Despite the green light from Gov. Eric Holcomb for Indiana churches to reopen Friday, many Northwest Indiana pews will remain empty on Sunday and beyond. Read full article: Indiana’s governor is allowing churches ...→

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

A major expansion of voting access for the 2020 general election is headed to the desk of Gov. J.B. Pritzker after the Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed th [...] Read full article: State Senate approves vote-by-mail expan...→

President Trump calls on churches to reopen this weekend

President Trump calls on churches to reopen this weekend

President Donald Trump says he has deemed churches and other houses of worship "essential" and called on governors to allow them to reopen this weekend despite [...] Read full article: President Trump calls on churches to reo...→

San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Reopen, But Dining Experience Will Change - Times of San Diego

San Diego County received the go-ahead from the state of California Wednesday night to allow restaurants to again serve dine-in customers. Read full article: San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Re...→

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms are not eligible to reopen their doors until Phase Four of the governor’s Restore Illinois plan, but many are already preparing for the big changes necess [...] Read full article: Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Ho...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins phase one of its reopening, health department data showed it has not made a significant decrease in the number of cases. Read full article: As Florida begins to reopen state busine...→

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

Governor Whitmer has announced another relaxing of restriction in Michigan, with the partial reopening of two sections of the state. Read full article: VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaura...→

Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, demand Colorado reopen

Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, demand Colorado reopen

DENVER — When a Colorado veteran organized a rally to reopen Colorado, he said he was thinking about the freedoms he fought to protect. Read full article: Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, de...→

Some California churches to reopen May 31, with or without state approval

Some California churches to reopen May 31, with or without state approval

OAKLAND  —  Bishop Bob Jackson of Acts Full Gospel Church is vowing to open his 4,000-seat sanctuary to worshipers on May 31, with or without the state governm [...] Read full article: Some California churches to reopen May 3...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Restaurants will now have to keep a record of patrons' phone numbers, email addresses and time in to help with contact tracing. Read full article: Washington state will soon let restauran...→

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers insists on keeping the state shut down until May 26 despite a declining rate of positive COVID-19 tests. Read full article: Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State...→

As he encourages the country to

As he encourages the country to "reopen," President Donald Trump is confronting [...]

As he encourages the country to "reopen," President Donald Trump is confronting cases of the coronavirus in the White House itself, spotlighting the challenge [...] Read full article: As he encourages the country to "reopen,...→

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, saying the state residents will have to change the way things are done until the co [...] Read full article: Illinois’ governor is defending his stay...→

Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Power Under Pandemic

Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Power Under Pandemic

Cardinals, bishops, and Catholic leaders have signed a declaration denouncing unjustified government coercion of citizens over coronavirus. Read full article: Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Po...→

University of Arizona president lays out plan to reopen for fall classes: 'Testing, tracing and treating'

University of Arizona president lays out plan to reopen for fall classes: 'Testing, tracing and treating'

University of Arizona president and cardiothoracic surgeon Robert Robbins joined "The Story" Thursday to outline his plan to bring back 60,000 students and sta [...] Read full article: University of Arizona president lays out...→

Michigan says manufacturing can reopen in state on May 11

Relieving pressure... "The reopening of manufacturing plants should help relieve some pressure for the auto industry, which it desperately needs right now," Ed [...] Read full article: Michigan says manufacturing can reopen i...→

Michigan governor to announce manufacturing can reopen in state, report says

Companies will be told they can begin work next week at their plants, including training their workforces for the restart, the sources told Reuters. Gov. Gretc [...] Read full article: Michigan governor to announce manufactur...→

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Despite the green light from Gov. Eric Holcomb for Indiana churches to reopen Friday, many Northwest Indiana pews will remain empty on Sunday and beyond. Read full article: Indiana’s governor is allowing churches ...→

NAACP president says Biden cannot take African American vote for granted

NAACP president says Biden cannot take African American vote for granted

"You cannot take the African American vote for granted," Johnson said in response to comments made by Joe Biden. Read full article: NAACP president says Biden cannot take A...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Tuesday that he is “not worried” about Tesla CEO Elon Musk moving the company’s operations out of the state.  “I’m al [...] Read full article: California Governor Says He’s Not Worrie...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker is allowing some businesses in Massachusetts to reopen under a new plan revealed Monday that includes hair salons, barbershops, construction [...] Read full article: How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Gove...→

7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities to Reopen for Drive-Through Sticker Renewal

7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities to Reopen for Drive-Through Sticker Renewal

Beginning Tuesday, seven Illinois Secretary of State facilities, including three in Chicago, will reopen to offer drive-through vehicle registration sticker re [...] Read full article: 7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities...→

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, fac...→

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

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 reopening [...] Read full article: Washington state directs restaurants to ...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Facing a lawsuit by state Republicans over her use of emergency powers during the coronavirus outbreak, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back Tuesday, accu [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’...→

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

In Farmington, N.M., the economy was already struggling. Now everyone knows someone who is out of work because of the coronavirus. Very few say they know anyon [...] Read full article: A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to R...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said. Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing l...→

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

A Michigan barber, who reopened his shop last week in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown order said on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday [...] Read full article: Michigan Barber reopens business despite...→

MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer Investigate Faked Testing Line

MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer Investigate Faked Testing Line

State Rep. Johnson is calling on Gov. Whitmer to investigate a fake line of patients waiting to be tested for coronavirus in a CBS report. Read full article: MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer In...→

'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit workers waiting for state benefits need help promised by Governor

'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit workers waiting for state benefits need help promised by Governor

Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a new executive order that hopes to cut out some of the red tape that’s snarling unemployment claims. Read full article: 'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit work...→

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...] Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

State Senate approves vote-by-mail expansion along party lines

A major expansion of voting access for the 2020 general election is headed to the desk of Gov. J.B. Pritzker after the Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed th [...] Read full article: State Senate approves vote-by-mail expan...→

NAACP president says Biden cannot take African American vote for granted

NAACP president says Biden cannot take African American vote for granted

"You cannot take the African American vote for granted," Johnson said in response to comments made by Joe Biden. Read full article: NAACP president says Biden cannot take A...→

President Trump calls on churches to reopen this weekend

President Trump calls on churches to reopen this weekend

President Donald Trump says he has deemed churches and other houses of worship "essential" and called on governors to allow them to reopen this weekend despite [...] Read full article: President Trump calls on churches to reo...→

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

When should New York City reopen? Governor: It's my call

New York City's mayor unveiled a new set of data thresholds Friday to help determine when to loosen restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: When should New York City reopen? Govern...→

San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Reopen, But Dining Experience Will Change - Times of San Diego

San Diego County received the go-ahead from the state of California Wednesday night to allow restaurants to again serve dine-in customers. Read full article: San Diego Restaurants Get State OK to Re...→

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Tuesday that he is “not worried” about Tesla CEO Elon Musk moving the company’s operations out of the state.  “I’m al [...] Read full article: California Governor Says He’s Not Worrie...→

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Hope to Convince Governor to Allow Them to Reopen Sooner

Gyms are not eligible to reopen their doors until Phase Four of the governor’s Restore Illinois plan, but many are already preparing for the big changes necess [...] Read full article: Gyms Implement New Safety Procedures, Ho...→

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready to reopen

Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley on Tuesday continued to press Gov. J.B. Pritzker to separate Elmhurst and the rest of DuPage County from the Northeast region of th [...] Read full article: Elmhurst mayor to governor: We're ready ...→

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not Changing Way I Run This State'

Refusing to give in to stay-at-home protesters, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told Fox News protecting residents from coronavirus is the way "I run this state [...] Read full article: Gov. Whitmer Spites Protests: 'I'm Not C...→

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins phase one of its reopening, health department data showed it has not made a significant decrease in the number of cases. Read full article: As Florida begins to reopen state busine...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaurants, bars and retail should reopen in Metro Detroit?

Governor Whitmer has announced another relaxing of restriction in Michigan, with the partial reopening of two sections of the state. Read full article: VOTE NOW: How soon do you think restaura...→

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Governor Charlie Baker's Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker is allowing some businesses in Massachusetts to reopen under a new plan revealed Monday that includes hair salons, barbershops, construction [...] Read full article: How Massachusetts Will Reopen Under Gove...→

Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, demand Colorado reopen

Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, demand Colorado reopen

DENVER — When a Colorado veteran organized a rally to reopen Colorado, he said he was thinking about the freedoms he fought to protect. Read full article: Hundreds rally outside State Capitol, de...→

7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities to Reopen for Drive-Through Sticker Renewal

7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities to Reopen for Drive-Through Sticker Renewal

Beginning Tuesday, seven Illinois Secretary of State facilities, including three in Chicago, will reopen to offer drive-through vehicle registration sticker re [...] Read full article: 7 Illinois Secretary of State Facilities...→

Some California churches to reopen May 31, with or without state approval

Some California churches to reopen May 31, with or without state approval

OAKLAND  —  Bishop Bob Jackson of Acts Full Gospel Church is vowing to open his 4,000-seat sanctuary to worshipers on May 31, with or without the state governm [...] Read full article: Some California churches to reopen May 3...→

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, facing lawsuit over ‘drastic’ coronavirus lockdown

Medical professionals and a patient in Michigan have filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as the battles grow between her and those favorin [...] Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, fac...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

Washington state directs restaurants to log all eat-in customers in order to reopen

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 reopening [...] Read full article: Washington state directs restaurants to ...→

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’ after state GOP challenges her emergency powers

Facing a lawsuit by state Republicans over her use of emergency powers during the coronavirus outbreak, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back Tuesday, accu [...] Read full article: Michigan Gov. Whitmer cries ‘power grab’...→

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Washington state will soon let restaurants reopen — but only if they keep a record of all their customers

Restaurants will now have to keep a record of patrons' phone numbers, email addresses and time in to help with contact tracing. Read full article: Washington state will soon let restauran...→

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

In Farmington, N.M., the economy was already struggling. Now everyone knows someone who is out of work because of the coronavirus. Very few say they know anyon [...] Read full article: A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to R...→

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State Until May 26 Despite Improving Coronavirus Data

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers insists on keeping the state shut down until May 26 despite a declining rate of positive COVID-19 tests. Read full article: Wisconsin Governor Will Not Reopen State...→

As he encourages the country to

As he encourages the country to "reopen," President Donald Trump is confronting [...]

As he encourages the country to "reopen," President Donald Trump is confronting cases of the coronavirus in the White House itself, spotlighting the challenge [...] Read full article: As he encourages the country to "reopen,...→

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing lockdown won't reopen economy, says people must have confidence

"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said. Read full article: GOP Ohio Governor DeWine thinks easing l...→

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, sayi [...]

Illinois’ governor is defending his stay-at-home order and plans to reopen, saying the state residents will have to change the way things are done until the co [...] Read full article: Illinois’ governor is defending his stay...→

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

Michigan Barber reopens business despite lockdown order: Gov. Whitmer has 'no concept at all, the damage that she's doing to our state'

A Michigan barber, who reopened his shop last week in defiance of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coronavirus lockdown order said on “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday [...] Read full article: Michigan Barber reopens business despite...→

Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Power Under Pandemic

Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Power Under Pandemic

Cardinals, bishops, and Catholic leaders have signed a declaration denouncing unjustified government coercion of citizens over coronavirus. Read full article: Catholic Leaders Decry Abuse of State Po...→

MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer Investigate Faked Testing Line

MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer Investigate Faked Testing Line

State Rep. Johnson is calling on Gov. Whitmer to investigate a fake line of patients waiting to be tested for coronavirus in a CBS report. Read full article: MI State Rep Demands Gretchen Whitmer In...→

University of Arizona president lays out plan to reopen for fall classes: 'Testing, tracing and treating'

University of Arizona president lays out plan to reopen for fall classes: 'Testing, tracing and treating'

University of Arizona president and cardiothoracic surgeon Robert Robbins joined "The Story" Thursday to outline his plan to bring back 60,000 students and sta [...] Read full article: University of Arizona president lays out...→

'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit workers waiting for state benefits need help promised by Governor

'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit workers waiting for state benefits need help promised by Governor

Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a new executive order that hopes to cut out some of the red tape that’s snarling unemployment claims. Read full article: 'This is unbearable.' Metro Detroit work...→

Michigan says manufacturing can reopen in state on May 11

Relieving pressure... "The reopening of manufacturing plants should help relieve some pressure for the auto industry, which it desperately needs right now," Ed [...] Read full article: Michigan says manufacturing can reopen i...→

Michigan governor to announce manufacturing can reopen in state, report says

Companies will be told they can begin work next week at their plants, including training their workforces for the restart, the sources told Reuters. Gov. Gretc [...] Read full article: Michigan governor to announce manufactur...→

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...] Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Indiana’s governor is allowing churches to reopen, but many area religious leaders don’t want to be a ‘control group’

Despite the green light from Gov. Eric Holcomb for Indiana churches to reopen Friday, many Northwest Indiana pews will remain empty on Sunday and beyond. Read full article: Indiana’s governor is allowing churches ...→