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Brian Kemp, governor of Georgia, speaks during a 'Wear A Mask' tour...

Brian Kemp, governor of Georgia, speaks during a 'Wear A Mask' tour stop in Dalton, Georgia, U.S., on Thursday, July 2, 2020. Governor Kemp on Wednesday expressed his skepticism about the need for a... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images


Georgia Governor Brian Kemp is asking Georgians to do “four things for four weeks” to curb the spread of Covid-19.

“Today, I am encouraging all Georgians from every corner of our great state to do four things for four weeks.  If Georgians commit to wearing a mask, socially distancing, washing their hands regularly, and following the guidance in our Executive Order and from public health officials, we can make incredible progress in the fight against Covid-19.  Together, we can protect our loved ones, revive our economy, and continue to take measured steps forward.”

Dr. Kathleen Toomey, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Health, said “By implementing these simple, but effective, practices, we can slow the spread of the coronavirus and continue on a path toward ultimately defeating Covid-19”