Coronavirus

LA TIMES: Tracking the coronavirus in California

Tracking the coronavirus in California By Los Angeles Times Staff Updated Jan. 17 8:41 a.m. Pacific 2,951,771 confirmed cases None yet today +31,874 yesterday 33,406 deaths None yet today + 417 yesterday 1,188,703 vaccines administered +119,829 on Friday Local governments announce new cases and deaths each day, though bottlenecks in bureaucracy can introduce delays. For instance, some agencies do not report new totals on …

LA TIMES: Tracking the coronavirus in California Read More »

Promised vaccine stockpile doesn’t even exist? Governors demand Trump ‘answer immediately for this deception’

Lying and incompetent to the end.…”governors expecting increased shipments discovered Friday that no national stockpile exists, and now they are demanding that President Donald Trump’s administration be held accountable for deceiving the American public.” Promised vaccine stockpile doesn’t even exist? Governors demand Trump ‘answer immediately for this deception’   California Governor Gavin Newsom (AFP) Earlier …

Promised vaccine stockpile doesn’t even exist? Governors demand Trump ‘answer immediately for this deception’ Read More »

Government for the Rich: Billionaires add $1tn to net worth during pandemic as their workers struggle

Billionaires add $1tn to net worth during pandemic as their workers struggle Companies’ attempts at hazard pay have been paltry and fleeting as employees are threatened for protesting working conditions Workers protest outside the Amazon delivery hub in Hawthorne, California. Photograph: Valérie Macon/AFP/Getty Images Michael Sainato Fri 15 Jan 2021 05.00 EST Billionaires in the US …

Government for the Rich: Billionaires add $1tn to net worth during pandemic as their workers struggle Read More »

Vaccine Update for Sonoma and Marin from Levine

Why is Sonoma County behind on vaccinations? “As of this week, Sonoma County had received 14,650 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and administered more than 7,445 doses. In Marin County, a total of 11,000 vaccines have been received, and expect to have less than 100 doses left by the end of the week.” Vaccine Distribution …

Vaccine Update for Sonoma and Marin from Levine Read More »

As coronavirus raged, Sonoma County did little to enforce rules on weddings with as many as 100 people

“Officials in Sonoma County, which has ranked worst in the Bay Area for the prevalence of coronavirus cases for most of the year, have taken no enforcement action on complaints that at least 15 large wedding gatherings violated coronavirus restrictions……..“Workers being forced to be in dangerous workplace situations has been the story of the county …

As coronavirus raged, Sonoma County did little to enforce rules on weddings with as many as 100 people Read More »