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The Hill 22 May 2020

CA Gov. Gavin Newsom makes announcement on churches following Trump's order


At a news conference on Friday, CA Governor Gavin Newsom (D) said he is working with church leaders around the state to ensure a smooth reopening following President Trump's order to open religious institutions on Friday.

The coronavirus pandemic has led to social distancing and political divisions. But liberal democrat and California governor Gavin Newsom -- once a firm opponent of President Trump -- seems to have changed his tune, befriending the president and praising him publicly. Politico California Playbook senior writer Carla Marinucci breaks down the blossoming alliance for CBSN.
California Governor Gavin Newsom spoke to CNN about his state's measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak and President Trump's hope to reopen the U.S.
Gov. Gavin Newsom calls those who packed Southern California beaches over the weekend an example "of what not to do."

"The virus doesn't take weekends off. This virus doesn't go home because it's a beautiful sunny day." #Beach #beaches #orangecounty #venturecounty #california #stayathome #gavinnewsom #covid19 #coronavirus
California Gov. Gavin Newsom responds to questions about protests in California to re-open the government and President Trump's tweets calling for states to "liberate" themselves and open up their economies.

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