Missouri State of the State

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson delivers the State of the State address Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Jefferson City, Mo. 

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KCTV) – On Friday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced that he is now requiring social distancing in the entire state.

This means groupings of 10 people or more are not allowed.

He said the order is designed to promote safety and isn’t about shutting places down. He said it is tailored to avoid restrictions on businesses.

The order does not apply to grocery stores, pharmacies, religious institutions, hospitals, or the legislature.

The governor said more details will be announced tomorrow at 3 p.m. once the order is completed.

Parson emphasized multiple times that this is about limiting the gathering of people and not about shutting businesses down.

No further details are available at this time.

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(2) comments

UnkleRemus

This piece-of-humanity-owned-mouthpiece-of-the-establishment needs to be fed alive to hogs after he's tracked down after the citizens organizrd into guerilla armies defeat this 100% corrupt Inverted-Totalitarian Police-State Government that's using this virus as s false flag to futher tyrannize citizens.

Kuildeous

I get why grocery stores, pharmacies, and hospitals are exempt since those provide essential services during this time. Religious institutions should not be exempt. They don't provide the same essential services as those others. You can worship online just fine. The same could be said for legislature too. Lawmakers can meet virtually as well, but since time could be a factor, I suppose they could be exempt.

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