“We set a record for highs over the holiday weekend, and, of course, given the number of people who were out and about over the weekend celebrating, we are certainly concerned about what the next couple of weeks are going to look like as well,” said Scott Harris, Alabama's health officer. … [Read more...] about Hospitals approaching capacity as Miami closes restaurants
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In Farmville, a small town southeast of Richmond, council members voted unanimously to remove a statue of a Confederate soldier, the Farmville Herald reported. A crane arrived to take down the monument almost immediately after the conclusion of the council meeting. Officials said in a statement they were concerned about safety issues and property damage, and the statue will be stored in an off-site location. … [Read more...] about Where have statues of Confederates, and other historical figures, been removed?
(After GOP Gov. Greg Abbott last week imposed a statewide mask requirement, Nehls did not criticize him but suggested in a statement that he considered it unnecessary in Fort Bend. "The Governor's going to do what he's going to do to combat this virus statewide but this virus isn't affecting everyone the same," said campaign spokesman Nick Maddux.) … [Read more...] about Trump could sink the House GOP in suburbia