New restrictions and closures show the need for Congress to pass the RESTAURANTS Act, and for state lawmakers to redefine restaurants, bars and entertainment venues.
Governor Newsom issued an order prohibiting indoor dining, along with several other indoor activities.
Yelp Report Shows Nearly 24,000 Restaurants Have Closed. Governors and Mayors Again Restrict Dine-in Services.
Many operators are seeing what they hoped to avoid—reopening and then having to close again—as infections spike and mandates restrict once again dining rooms.