“We have governors on both sides of the border who are out of control trying to take away our freedoms.”
The curfew is scheduled to last a month restricting late night social activities.
Something Congressman Lamalfa admitted doesn’t effect that many people anyway.
“This curfew is ridiculous and somehow the virus is suppose to up its strength at 10 pm at night? It really only effects people going to bars late at night” he said.
The governors new executive order effects 41 of the states 58 counties.
The counties effected are all grouped in the purple tier which means Covid is widespread there.
This includes all southern California counties and Siskiyou county among others.
California is also ramping up its facemask requirements saying that individuals must now wear masks *outside of their homes.
Lamalfa says he worries basic cultural freedoms are being taken away.
“Oh Christmas isn’t that important thanksgiving isn’t that important… well, to who!?”
Governor Newsom said the curfew is meant to serve a greater purpose than enjoying parties and get together late at night.
Newsom said, “The heightened risk and heightened concern presents itself and that’s why we need to be aggressive.”
NBC5 News reporter Brigham Harris graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in French. Brigham worked for NBC Sports in Europe and California. He also was a sports anchor and producer at BYUtv Sports.
Brigham and his wife are both natives of Ogden, Utah. He enjoys all things sports, outdoor activities and is a major dog enthusiast.