By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer
President Donald Trump is being flown to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he will stay for several days “out of an abundance of caution” and at the recommendation of his physician and medical experts. Official sources say Trump has been fatigued and exhibited mild symptoms. He and first lady Melania Trump tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday. Trump had been planning a trip to Los Angeles next week. — L.A. Times, ABC Los Angeles, NPR
California has added a new equity-driven reopening requirement designed to reduce infections among low-income, Black, Latino and Pacific Islander residents. — KTLA
LA Mayor @ericgarcetti has tested Negative for COVID 19. He was at the debate in Cleveland.
— Caitlin Huey-Burns (@CHueyBurns) October 2, 2020
Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center has received a $57,120 fine for unsafe employee exposure to COVID-19 — in April, one of their nurses died from the virus. — L.A. Times
A federal appeals court upheld the governor’s COVID-19 ban on indoor church services, which was challenged by a Pasadena-based church. — L.A. Times
President Donald Trump speaking at an Unleashing American Energy event at the Energy Department headquarters on June 29, 2017. Credit: Simon Edelman/U.S.Department of Energy.