Marisa Fernandez
Marisa Fernandez
CRITIC
N/A
No Rating
1 reviews
PUBLIC
N/A
No Rating
1 reviews
RECENT ARTICLES
gold-cheese78%
Texas Gov. Abbott orders all bars to close due to coronavirus surge

Texas Gov. Abbott orders all bars to close due to coronavirus surge

Restaurant in Austin, Texas. Photo: Dave Creaney/Anadolu Agency via Getty ImagesTexas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) issued an executive order for all bars to close by 12 p.m. today and that restaurants must decrease their capacity from 75% to 50% due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Why it matters: Abbott's orders could signal a beginning of second wave re-closures by states.What Abbott is saying: Go deeper: America's great economic reopening is hitting a major snag, just like the public health experts warned.Why it matters: Confirmed case counts are soaring to the point where Texas Gov. Greg Abbott...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Jun 26
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
Florida reports massive single-day increase of 9,000 coronavirus cases

Florida reports massive single-day increase of 9,000 coronavirus cases

Florida on Friday nearly 9,000 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours totaling 122,960 cases. Why it matters: The state is one of many that are experiencing a fresh surge of infections. The single-day confirmed cases increase was the most for any state since the pandemic began.By the numbers: The record surpassed the Florida's single-day record from this week at 5,511. Deaths in Florida increased 1.2%, reaching 3,366, the report shows.Go deeper: The coronavirus pandemic is getting dramatically worse in almost every corner of the U.S. The big picture: The U.S. today is getting closer to the...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Jun 26
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
"Huge risk factor": Tulsa health director says he wishes Trump would postpone rally

"Huge risk factor": Tulsa health director says he wishes Trump would postpone rally

A Trump rally in 2018. Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty ImagesTulsa City-County Health Department director Bruce Dart told in an interview that he wishes President Trump would postpone his campaign rally on June 20, citing a "significant increase" in coronavirus case trends that could put both the public and Trump himself at risk.The big picture: Dart's concerns have been echoed by who say hosting in an indoor venue without a requirement for face masks could prove to be dangerous. Trump's campaign has that the president cannot be held liable if they contract COVID-19.What they're saying: “I...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Jun 14
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
Trump backs Tom Cotton's call to deploy military to quell protests

Trump backs Tom Cotton's call to deploy military to quell protests

President Trump Sen. Tom Cotton's (R-Ark.) call on Monday to deploy active-duty military forces "if local law enforcement is overwhelmed" amid nationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd and other instances of police violence.The state of play: "If local law enforcement is overwhelmed, if local politicians will not do their most basic job to protect our citizens, let's see how these anarchists respond when the 101st Airborne is on the other side of the street," Cotton said on "Fox & Friends.": "100% Correct. Thank you Tom!"The big picture: Cotton said the president should utilize...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Jun 1
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
Lindsey Graham says his investigation into FBI's Russia probe will be done before election

Lindsey Graham says his investigation into FBI's Russia probe will be done before election

Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesSenate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) told reporters on Capitol Hill Tuesday that he plans to finish his committee's investigation into the origins of the FBI's Russia probe by October and release a public report before the election, reports. Driving the news: Graham to Attorney General Bill Barr and acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell on Tuesday asking them to name the Obama administration officials who requested the identities of members of the Trump campaign or transition team caught up in foreign surveillance reports.Why...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
May 19
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
The Lancet medical journal calls claim in Trump's letter to WHO "factually incorrect"

The Lancet medical journal calls claim in Trump's letter to WHO "factually incorrect"

Photo: Doug Mills - Pool/Getty ImagesThe Lancet medical journal Tuesday responding to President Trump sent to the World Health Organization about the coronavirus, calling his citation of its studies "factually incorrect."The big picture: In a letter sent to WHO's director-general on Monday, Trump claimed the global health agency “consistently ignored credible reports of the virus spreading in Wuhan in early December 2019 or even earlier, including reports from the Lancet medical journal." The Lancet said in a statement that it did not publish any papers on a virus or outbreak in Wuhan or...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
May 19
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
Virginia becomes the 27th state to legalize or decriminalize marijuana

Virginia becomes the 27th state to legalize or decriminalize marijuana

Gov. Ralph Northam. Photo: Zach Gibson/Getty ImagesVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam this week multiple criminal justice bills, including one that eliminates jail time for possession of marijuana in the state, making the offense a civil penalty and fine.Why it matters: Virginia becomes the 27th state to legalize or decriminalize marijuana. "These bills combat mass incarceration, increase support for returning citizens, and ensure that those who have paid their debt to society have a meaningful second chance," he said in a . Go deeper: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Friday signed five into law...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Apr 15
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
Fauci says goal of re-opening U.S. by May 1 is "a bit overly optimistic"

Fauci says goal of re-opening U.S. by May 1 is "a bit overly optimistic"

Photo: Alex Wong/Getty ImagesAnthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said in an Tuesday that the United States does not yet have the testing and contact tracing capacity to reopen its economy.The big picture: The Trump administration has been by data showing fewer deaths than models earlier predicted, and some aides have pushed for a May 1 reopening. But Fauci cautioned against that target, saying it's “a bit overly optimistic" for much of the country until there's rapid testing in place.Last week, Surgeon General Jerome Adams also disagreed...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Apr 14
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
California coronavirus: Latest case has no recent history of international travel

California coronavirus: Latest case has no recent history of international travel

Gov. Gavin Newsom. Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty ImagesA new case of the novel coronavirus in California was announced on Friday after Gov. Gavin Newsom said that 33 people had tested positive for the virus, noting the risk to the public remains low.What's new: An adult woman with chronic health conditions in Santa Clara County who "did not recently travel overseas" or come into contact with anyone known to be ill was confirmed to have contracted the coronavirus on Friday by CDC and officials.What's happening: Dr. Sara Cody, director of the Santa Clara County Public Health Department,...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Mar 2
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
gold-cheese78%
The Americans who can't hide from coronavirus

The Americans who can't hide from coronavirus

The stock markets are in bad shape, but for the millions of Americans who aren’t invested in stocks, coronavirus is presenting a far more imminent concern. Why it matters: Quarantines usually work with at least 90% participation, but many Americans lack the flexibility to work remotely, take a sick day or absorb having schools close. And today, the World Health Organization raised its global risk assessment for the novel coronavirus to its highest risk level as countries struggle with containing the spread of the virus. The big picture: People in service jobs or low-wage workers could...

axios.com
Marisa Fernandez
Feb 29
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
OUTLETS
axios.com

axios.com

CRITIC
img-trusted
67%
PUBLIC
img-trusted
78%