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Is it time to stay home again?

Some states across the country are asking Americans to stay home to stop the massive spread of COVID-19

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The Blanchette Park Memorial Hall is seen Nov. 5, 2020, in St. Charles, Missouri. A Missouri Poll worker who worked Tuesday at this site had tested positive for COVID-19 Oct. 30 but ignored advice to quarantine and worked anyway.

The Blanchette Park Memorial Hall is seen Nov. 5, 2020, in St. Charles, Mo. A Missouri poll worker who worked Tuesday at this site had tested positive for COVID-19 Oct. 30 but ignored advice to quarantine and worked anyway.

Jim Salter, Associated Press

Multiple state leaders across the country have asked residents to stay at home in hopes to stop the massive spread of the novel coronavirus this fall, CNN reports.

What’s going on?

There are a couple of different states that have asked their residents to stay home to stop the spread. Here’s a quick rundown:

Key quote:

  • “It’s not safe to go out, it’s not safe to have others over — it’s just not safe. And it might not be safe for a while yet.” — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers