West Coast states form recovery pact
Three Western states accounting for one-sixth of U.S. population to team up in reopening economies and controlling COVID-19
Last updated 4/14/2020 at 1:54pm
OLYMPIA -- Washington, Oregon and California governors announced they have agreed on a shared vision to reopen their states economies and provide unified efforts to control COVID-19 in the future. The pact is based around dealing with the severe acute respiratory disease sweeping the nation and the world that is built on three principles: Health of residents, using science and data instead of politics to drive decisions and being more effective through a unified approach.
"We are announcing that California, Oregon and Washington have agreed to work together on a shared approach for reopenin...