California COVID-19 update

It has been 20 days since the last update. As a whole, California isn’t doing that horribly, especially when compared to other (Red) states. Testing has seen an increase in 39%, with new cases increasing by 43%; with a positivity rate of 6.7% for those new cases (and an overall 6.3% positivty rate. Something recent amid California’s response to the corona has been to release prisoners, which is estimated to be around 11,500. This is the best possible move so that prisoners aren’t being handed “natural” death penalties Over 8000 prisoners are positive, with 51 who have died from COVID-19 so far,