Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Tag: Defying Closure Orders

Some Small Businesses Open Their Doors, Defying Closure Orders

by Michael Tennant, The New American:

American small-business owners who are being crushed by state orders closing them as “nonessential” are beginning to fight back, opening their doors and daring government to stop them.

Last Wednesday, New York City tailor Eliot Rabin reopened his Upper East Side boutique, Peter Elliot, despite Governor Andrew Cuomo’s executive order shuttering businesses he deems nonessential, a list that does not include liquor stores.