Governor Newsom Calls for Bar Closures, Home Isolation for Elderly

28 min
at 10:30 AM

Bay Area nightspots were crowded over the weekend despite calls by health officials for social distancing. Governor Gavin Newsom stepped in on Sunday, calling for closure of the state's bars and pubs and reduced capacity for restaurants. He also called for California's seniors to self-isolate. In this segment, we'll talk about social responsibility at a time of social distancing.


Peter Arcuni, reporter, KQED news

George Rutherford, epidemiologist, University of California, San Francisco