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Kentucky governor orders bars to close for two weeks

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Kentucky governor orders bars to close for two weeks

Kentucky governor orders bars to close for two weeks

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Andy Beshear said he regretted the effect the closure — and stricter regulations afterward — would have on bar owners who were following health guidelines and enforcing social distancing.

He still chose to do it, arguing that Kentucky's COVID-19 diagnosis totals would jump otherwise.

And local bar owners are still nervous.


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