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Iowa Governor signs new proclamation modifying public health measures
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Iowa Governor signs new proclamation modifying public health measures

(STL.News) Thursday, Iowa Governor Reynolds signed a new Public Health Disaster proclamation that modifies existing public health measures designed to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The proclamation continues to require that when people are in an indoor public space, and unable to social distance for 15 minutes or longer, masks are required to be worn. Spectator limits for sporting and recreational gatherings, including for high school-sponsored events, will be lifted Friday, January 8th, 2021. Other public health measures have been extended until Saturday, February 6th, 2021. The proclamation can found online here.
Proclamation on Made In America Day and Made In America Week, 2020
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Proclamation on Made In America Day and Made In America Week, 2020

Proclaim October 5, 2020 as Made in America Day and October 4 through October 10, 2020 as Made in America Week Washington, DC (STL.News) The White House released the following, yesterday, Saturday, October 3, 2020: The “Made in America” stamp stands for excellence in craftsmanship.  It is a testament to the expertise of our millions of inventors, craftsmen, tradesmen, and laborers who make up the most skilled, innovative, and dedicated workforce in the world.  On Made in America Day, and throughout Made in America Week, we commend these hardworking men and women and recommit ourselves to strengthening American manufacturing as we rebuild the greatest economy in our Nation’s history for a second time. For too long, politicians failed to recognize the critical importance of using American ...
White House News: Proclamation on Child Health Day, 2020
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White House News: Proclamation on Child Health Day, 2020

Washington, DC (STL.News) The White House released the following Proclamation Saturday, October 3, 2020: Children are one of life’s greatest blessings. They bring boundless joy to families and enrich our communities.  On Child Health Day, we are reminded of our solemn obligation to love and protect these precious lives, and we recommit to helping America’s youth reach their full potential. Our Nation is home to the greatest doctors and medical professionals in the world, and yet, the health of too many American children is compromised at the earliest stages of life.  To end this tragedy, my Administration is taking action to empower doctors and families so that children thrive at every stage of development.  To reduce the rate of infant death, we have invested more than $100 million in t...
White House News: Proclamation on Fire Prevention Week, 2020
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White House News: Proclamation on Fire Prevention Week, 2020

Washington, DC (STL.News) The White House released the following Proclamation, Saturday, October 3, 3030: During Fire Prevention Week, we are reminded to keep doing our part to prevent fires before they tragically claim lives and destroy homes, businesses, and natural resources.  Every American can play a role in raising awareness about preventing fires and taking simple precautions to help prevent fire-related deaths and injuries.  We also commend our Nation’s brave firefighters and emergency workers who risk their health and safety each day, and we solemnly remember those who gave their lives in service to protect Americans and our communities.  This week, I encourage all Americans to take steps to prepare their family, property, and community on what to do before, during, and after a f...
California Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Patriot Day
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California Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Patriot Day

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring September 11, 2020, as Patriot Day in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION Nineteen years ago today, our nation watched in horror as Al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four commercial airliners and directed them towards major American institutions, including the World Trade Center, Pentagon and the United States Capitol. Every year since, we have observed September 11 as Patriot Day to honor both the nearly three thousand individuals who lost their lives that tragic day and the men and women who bravely responded to the attacks.  Each year, we remember those who lost their lives, the memory of those who sacrificed their lives for others, and those who have be...
State of Washington Governor Jay Inslee issues proclamation waiving truck driver hour limitations for fire retardant deliveries
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State of Washington Governor Jay Inslee issues proclamation waiving truck driver hour limitations for fire retardant deliveries

Olympia, WA (STL.News) The state of Washington Governor, Jay Inslee issued a proclamation today suspending the truck driver hour limitations for drivers who are delivering fire retardant. Fire retardant powder is currently in high demand in the Pacific Northwest, and is produced outside of Washington state.  There are currently insufficient drivers to ensure timely delivery of fire retardant within the maximum number of driving hours allowed by state law. The proclamation is as follows: Wildfires – Truck Driver Hours – Fire Retardant Powder (20-73): Waives/suspends truck driver hour limitations for drivers delivering fire retardant in order to get retardant powder to counties currently fighting fires.Waives/suspends truck driver hour limitations for drivers delivering fire retardant in...
California Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Labor Day
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California Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Labor Day

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring September 7, 2020, as Labor Day in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION In these extraordinary times, we owe a deep debt of gratitude to the workers who are sustaining us. Every day, millions of Californians leave home and venture out into an uncertain world, to do the work that others depend on, at great risk to themselves and their families.  The working Californians who harvest our crops, respond to our emergencies, heal our loved ones and care for our children are keeping our state running during this pandemic.  On Labor Day, we honor them and thank them. This Labor Day is not like those in years past, and not simply because we forego the customary ...