030520newsomcoronavirus pCalifornia’s nearly 40 million residents have been directed to stay at home. Governor Gavin Newsom issued the order for nonessential needs Thursday night.

Story by Nicole Nixon.

(Photo: Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo)

 

 

 

ImageGen 1Sacramento County residents can now be cited and even arrested if they leave their home for non-essential activities.

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(Photo: A salt-water taffy store is closed in Old Sacramento on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - Andrew Nixon / CapRadio)

 

 

 

ImageGenIn a letter to President Donald Trump, Newsom said projections show around 56% of the state will be infected with the virus over an eight-week period, though that number does not take into account mitigation and social distancing.

Story by Nicole Nixon.

(Photo: California Gov. Gavin Newsom updates the state's response to the coronavirus, at the Governor's Office of Emergency Services in Rancho Cordova Calif., Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - Rich Pedroncelli, Pool / AP Photo)

 

 

 

 

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