#Gavin Newsom

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
More than 45,000 Californians have died due to coronavirus. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@MayorofLA)

  • Los Angeles temporarily closed five major inoculation centres
  • The county received only 16,000 doses of vaccine this week
  • Inoculation services in surrounding Los Angeles County will be restricted to second shots

.San Francisco, CA, USA
San Francisco Mayor London Breed tweeted to back the move.(Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The suit has been filed in city court by San Francisco prosecutor Dennis Herrera
  • The legal move is backed by Mayor London Breed
  • Teachers' unions have opposed reopening schools until teachers are vaccinated

.Sacramento, CA, USA
California Governor Gavin Newsom confirmed the news. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@CAGovernor)

  • The news was confirmed by California Governor Gavin Newsom in a conversation with Dr Fauci
  • Fauci said he wasn't at all surprised
  • The first case of the mutated strain in the US was confirmed on Tuesday in Colorado

.Sacramento, CA, USA
California Governor Gavin Newsom cited "growing evidence" that children are less likely to contract coronavirus behind the move. (Photo credit: Twitter/ Gavin Newsom page)

  • Gavin Newsom proposes $2 billion fund for safe reopening of elementary schools in the state
  • The fund will be spent on COVID-19 testing of students and staff
  • Schools can open as early as mid-February as per the plan