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Trump adds 30 days to distancing guidelines as virus spreads

2 monthes ago   |   By WGAL

President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as the number of cases and deaths from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S.
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Trump adds 30 days to distancing guidelines as virus spreads

Trump adds 30 days to distancing guidelines as virus spreads

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By ZEKE MILLER
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as sickness and death from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S.
The initial 15-day period of social distancing urged by the federal government expires Monday and Trump had expressed interest in relaxing the national guidelines at least in parts of the country less afflicted by the pandemic. But instead he decided to extend them through April 30, a tacit acknowledgment he'd been too optimistic. Many states and local governments have stiffer controls in place on mobility and...
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