As state enters Phase 4, Pritzker ‘not afraid’ to move backwards if COVID-19 cases surge

Face coverings, social distancing, hand washing still the best protections against virus’ spread

JERRY NOWICKI | Capitol News Illinois
Posted 6/26/20

SPRINGFIELD — Gov. JB Pritzker announced a new tool to track county-by-county progress in the fight against the novel coronavirus Thursday, but as the state readied to enter the next phase of reopening, he also warned that he would not hesitate to move certain regions backward if progress subsides.

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