WASHINGTON, D.C. (WCBD) – President Trump issued new recommendations on Monday afternoon: schooling from home, avoiding unnecessary travel, avoiding eating and drinking in bars and restaurants, and avoiding groups of more than 10 people,
It was further specified that gatherings should be limited to under 10 people, not just in bars or restaurants, but in homes as well.
Officials also said that if you are sick stay home. If someone in your house is sick, the entire household should quarantine.
President Trump said that “with several weeks of focused action we can turn the corner quickly.”
When asked if the government was considering more aggressive containment efforts, such as a national lock-down or curfew, President Trump said “at this moment no” but they may look at certain hot spots.