.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The weekly reporting is depriving the public of real-time information on outbreaks. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Florida, Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota have shifted to weekly reporting of cases
  • The state of Nebraska had stopped reporting the cases altogether for two weeks
  • New cases in Florida shot up from 23,000 to 73,000 in two weeks

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
South Dakota had been hosting Mount Rushmore Independence Day celebrations for years. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The Biden administration might have violated federal laws, governor Kristy Noem said
  • "There was no reason to deny us this permit unless it was for political reasons," she said 
  • Noem said she has sued the administration for not following procedures outlined in the Administrative Procedure Act

Washington, May 7 (PTI) Vermont Governor Phil Scott has offered to provide assistance to India in its fight against the deadly second wave of COVID-19.

.Orlando, FL, USA
Kristi Noem said South Dakota was the only state that never issued mask mandate. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ Kristi Noem)

  • Kristi Noem said South Dakota never ordered “a single business or church to close" during coronavirus pandemic
  • She was speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando
  • South Dakota has witnessed some of the highest coronavirus cases in the US