California Covid-19 Update: Gov. Gavin Newsom Reveals State’s Vaccine Distribution Timeline

California Covid-19 Update: Gov. Gavin Newsom Reveals State’s Vaccine Distribution Timeline
The seriousness of the Covid-19 pandemic came home to California Gov. Gavin Newsom this weekend when he and his family had to quarantine after his children were exposed to the virus. The governor said his entire family had tested negative. “I feel perfectly healthy,” he said but indicated that he would continue quarantining.

The state announced its highest-ever number of new daily cases over the weekend, with an eye-popping 15,442 on Saturday. That shatters the record of 13,000-plus recorded on Friday and cemented the notion that California is in the midst of a record-breaking new surge.

#COVID19 Update:

This last week, CA saw an unprecedented rise in cases.

– Average daily tests: 198,379

– Average test positivity rate: 5.5%

– Daily case average: 11,591

– Hospitalizations: up 77% over last 2 weeks

– ICU: up 55% over last 2 weeks

— Gavin Newsom (@GavinNewsom) November 23, 2020

In light of that, Newsom spent much of Monday’s presentation on California’s plan for vaccines. “I wanted to take the veil off,
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