Instead, governors and coast-to-coast experts urged Americans to keep face masks in enclosed public spaces, keep their distance from others, and avoid crowded spaces.
This is how infections have risen across the country over the last 4.3 million, and at least 149,258 have lost their lives – and some experts say the coming months could mean thousands more.
During a weekend stop in Kentucky, White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birks called on observing observers to increase the number of cases to reduce the number of their meetings to less than 10, adding many young people who spread the virus. asymptomatic.
Despite gloomy numbers and stern warnings, some Americans have decided to return to pre-pandemic habits by following guidelines and attending parties.
700 parties together in New Jersey
“Come on, people! Come on,”; Gov. Phil Murphy told the news conference on monday. “It is not necessary to expose men and women to uniforms and their families.”
His executive order limits meetings indoors to 100 people and public meetings to 500.
Health officials say they are concerned that the event will lead to an increase in coronavirus cases.
“It’s too early to decide what to expect, but in the meantime it’s important to remind residents – especially our young adults – that neglecting mandatory safety measures can have serious consequences for the community,” said Brian Lippay, a spokesman for the Ocean Department of Health. , CNN reported.
“We have come a long way in the last few weeks, and such cases could lead to serious failures in our efforts to mitigate the spread of Covid-19.”
The governor of New York “stunned” at the Hampton concert
Cuomo posted a video on Twitter on Monday, saying there were “terrible violations of social backwardness.”
“I was horrified. The health department will conduct an investigation,” the governor said. “We have no tolerance for illegal and reckless health threats.”
Insignificant gatherings of more than 50 people are still banned in the state, and fines for violating the protocol of social distancing can reach up to $ 1,000.
More than 40 cases involving the Michigan Party
Most cases were between the ages of 15 and 25.
Health services asked everyone who attended the party to quarantine themselves and monitor symptoms for two weeks. Health officials estimate that more than five dozen others have had personal contact with the confirmed case – not including members of the same household as those infected.
Thousands gather at the rodeo in protest
“If people want to come and protest against this ridiculous Over Reach government, feel free to do so, I will not stand in the way of the right of peoples to assemble,” Zimmarron Pitzen, who holds the annual event, wrote on Facebook.
CNN’s Anna Sturla contributed to this report.