- Editor’s note: Below are headlines of note in the last 48 hours:
COUNTY, STATE AND NATIONAL NEWS
+ Federal judge rejects challenge to Inslee’s emergency orders to curb spread of COVID-19
+ Republican Governor candidate Loren Culp’s Yelm rally draws hundreds, no mask, no social distancing, Yet Phase 3 max. group size allowed is 10!. [Editor’s note: Watch the COVID-19 statistics for the 98597 zip code rise withinin 3 weeks.]
+ Thurston County ends week with 93 COVID-19 cases, 2nd highest weekly total.
** CORONAVIRUS NEWS **
Fauci tells MarketWatch his one big lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic — and why he won’t fly or eat out
The pandemic has closed public restrooms, and many have nowhere to go
COVID Has Increased Cases of Broken Heart Syndrome
Take the True-or-False Face Mask Quiz from AARP
25 Smart Ways to Stay Safe From the Coronavirus from AARP
The CDC, bowing to Trump, waters down its previous guidelines for school reopenings
White House Privately Warned 11 Cities to Take “Aggressive” Action Against COVID
If Your Mask Doesn’t Have Two of These, It’s Not Working, Study Says
Did Sweden Get COVID Right?
‘Hit the reset button’ | Health professionals urge US shut down again in open letter
Apple Maps now suggest self-quarantine after travel
Amid virus, uncertainty, parents decide how to school kids
Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant dies of coronavirus after attending training course
** TRUMP’S PRESIDENCY **
Timothy Snyder, author of “On Tyranny,” talks with Rachel Maddow about how Donald Trump’s actions echo the behavior of governments that slip away from democracy and into authoritarianism. American activism is best hope to save U.S. democracy from Trump.
Fact check: Trump again tells story about being booed at 2015 event he didn’t attend
We’ll prosecute: Two chief prosecutors [Baltimore, Philly] tell Trump and federal agents to back off their cities
WaPo: A month later, this New York City primary is still a train wreck and a warning to us all. Ed. note: The election will not be decided in November and America will come to understand that.
The wealthy Republicans who want to oust Trump in November’s election
Trump’s Use of Federal Agents in Portland May Go Beyond What Is Lawful. Here’s How We Can Get Answers About What’s Going On
Reagan Foundation to Trump, RNC: Quit raising money off Ronald Reagan’s legacy
Ben Shapiro Forecasts the 2020 Election