I have missed going to coffee shops and my masala tea in Fremont.-Rep. Ro Khanna answering a constituent's question during a virtual town hall on Thursday about the first thing he'll do when social distancing orders are lifted.
Now, we must come together to take back the White House and defeat Trump.-Rep. Barbara Lee thanking Sen. Bernie Sanders for his campaign in a tweet. Sanders dropped out of the Democratic presidential race on Wednesday.

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Confirmed cases in Alameda County: 2,986. Deaths: 93, as of May 26.


Santa Clara County public health officer criticizes the state for loosening shelter in place orders too quickly.

Oakland becomes the first city in Alameda County to surpass 1,000 total covid-19 cases.

Alameda County had its highest number of new covid-19 cases since mid-April last Thursday and Friday.

Retail stores can reopen, Gov. Newsom announced on Monday. However, not yet in Alameda County, which maintains stronger shelter in place orders.

OAKLAND          1,031          235.8***
HAYWARD            569          353.4
EDEN AREA**      202          292.2
FREMONT             157            66.9
SAN LEANDRO    143          157.6
CASTRO VALLEY 114          174.7

UNION CITY         112          148.0
NEWARK                 89          180.9
BERKELEY              86            69.0
PLEASANTON        59            72.6
LIVERMORE           50            54.4
ALAMEDA               45            56.2
DUBLIN                   26             39.9
FAIRVIEW               13          121.2
PIEDMONT             13           112.7
EMERYVILLE       <10

ALBANY                <10
SUNOL                       0
OTHERS                 255+

*As of Tuesday, May 26.
**Eden Area includes unincorporated Ashland, Cherryland, Hayward Acres, San Lorenzo.
***Rate per 100,000 residents.


Newsom says churches can reopen, but with 25% of capacity, or maximum of 100 people. No date for the reopening was given.