Rep. Mark Takano Daily Update on Coronavirus and Federal Quarantine Ordered for Repatriated U.S. Citizens at March Air Reserve Base 02.11.2020

Rep. Mark Takano is providing daily updates on the current federal quarantine ordered for repatriated U.S. citizens at March Air Reserve Base and coronavirus. Please read the information below for updates from local and federal agencies and latest action from the Office of Congressman Mark Takano.

This will be the last edition of Rep. Mark Takano’s daily updates on the federal quarantine ordered for repatriated U.S. citizens at March Air Reserve Base barring any major developments regarding the federal response to coronavirus.


Latest update from the County of Riverside:

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 

Today marked the end of the 14-day federal quarantine for the 195 passengers who were repatriated to March Air Reserve Base. Their celebration and excitement to head home was captured here.

Dr. Cameron Kaiser, the Public Health Officer for the County of Riverside, held a press conference to give updates on the end of this quarantine.

Watch the press conference here.

Latest action from the Office of Congressman Mark Takano:

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Interagency Telebriefing for Hill Staff on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

The Office of Congressman Takano participated in an interagency telebriefing on the coronavirus. Offices were briefed by the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of State, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the latest developments regarding the United States’ response to coronavirus.

Latest update from the World Health Organization:

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 

No new countries reported cases of 2019-nCoV in the past 24 hours. An advanced team is currently in Beijing to prepare an international mission and to determine the questions the international team will want to learn more about: from characteristics of the virus to public health response China put in place to try to contain the virus. The group of international experts, with a range of specializations, will work with Chinese counterparts on increasing understanding of the outbreak to guide global response efforts. 

Read more here.

Latest news:

KTLA: Americans Fleeing Coronavirus Released From Quarantine After 14 Days at March Air Reserve Base

Press Enterprise: March Air Reserve Base employees won’t spread coronavirus, officials say after uniformed personnel ‘accosted’

Ars Technica: Amid coronavirus outbreak, Trump proposes slashing CDC budget

USA Today: Mike Pompeo and Alex Azar: Our coronavirus response is protecting Americans

 For the latest information on the coronavirus outbreak, visit CDC’s Novel Coronavirus 2019 website. If you have any questions, please visit takano.house.gov or call (951) 222-0203.




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