Restaurants Are Closing. Again.

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Consider This : Restaurants Are Closing. Again.  Image

Restaurants Are Closing. Again.

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration’s plan to end DACA — Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals — was “arbitrary and capricious.” The ruling is welcome news for recipients of the program, some of whom are essential workers on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19.

As areas reopen, officials are working to ensure businesses are adopting safety precautions to avoid the spread of the coronavirus. Officials in Los Angeles found that half of the restaurants they surveyed violated rules and safety standards.

Plus, NPR’s Selena Simmons-Duffin with an update on which communities across the country have sufficient staff in place for contact tracing. Check out the state-by-state breakdown here.

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This episode was recorded and published as part of this podcast’s former ‘Coronavirus Daily’ format.