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Stop a dangerous bill in California's state capital: Assembly Bill 2261, authored by Socal Assemblyman Ed Chau would authorize the rampant use of facial recognition throughout California. Click headline for more information.
Rev. Dr. Frederick Douglas Haynes, III. Chair of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition’s Criminal Justice Project, is seeking to minimize the loss of life in prison where the incarcerated are existing in conditions where they cannot follow the protocol of physical distancing and are without hot and cold running water and are forced to survive in cells that are in many instances unsanitary. Read more!
This joint public health strategy proposed by the Rainbow PUSH Coalition1 and the National Medical Association 2 addresses COVID-19 concerns, and proposes viable, actionable steps that can be immediately implemented to reduce the possibility of irreparable harm due to COVID-19 on at-risk communities.
San Francisco Launches Required COVID-19 Testing for All Residents & Staff at Skilled Nursing Facilities
Mayor London N. Breed and Director of Health Dr. Grant Colfax today announced the next phase in the City's expansion of coronavirus testing that will focus on and protect San Francisco's most vulnerable populations during the ongoing pandemic. The new directive will require all residents and staff working at the 21 skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) in San Francisco be tested for the COVID-19 virus. The City will begin testing all residents and staff at SNFs next week, with a goal of creating a two-week testing cycle after the first round of tests are completed.
Vietnam and the Vietnamese people have confronted the COVID-19 corona virus pandemic, and their quick and united national response has produced remarkable results and earned the recognition of top public health experts and organizations around the world. Read More!
Vice President Mike Pence went to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota on April 28 for a tour of its lab and to seek grabbing another photo op during the national COVID-19 corona virus pandemic plaguing our country.
Thursday, April 30, 2020 4 p.m. KGO TV hosts virtual town hall.
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