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9 takeaways from Tapper’s interviews with Pelosi, Fauci, de Blasio and more

9 takeaways from Tapper’s interviews with Pelosi, Fauci, de Blasio and more

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, the mayor of America’s largest city and three sitting governors joined Jake Tapper on CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday morning. They outlined how the country is dealing with the coronavirus outbreak, what steps they are taking in their own areas…MORE

US could see millions of coronavirus cases and 100,000 or more deaths, Fauci says

US could see millions of coronavirus cases and 100,000 or more deaths, Fauci says

The nation’s top infectious disease expert said Sunday that based on models, the United States could eventually see 100,000 or more deaths from the novel coronavirus, which has already claimed more than 2,000 American lives as cases surge across the US. “Whenever the models come in, they give a worst-case scenario and a best-case scenario.…MORE

How coronavirus is impacting public opinion research

How coronavirus is impacting public opinion research

Pollsters around the country are facing an increasingly difficult challenge in gauging public opinion in the time of coronavirus as call centers must be abandoned and the world changes quicker than most polls can be conducted. The coronavirus pandemic, which has escalated dramatically in the last month, has upended most of American life and the…MORE

Beware stimulus check scams

Beware stimulus check scams

The federal government hasn’t issued a single stimulus check yet, but scammers are already trying to steal the money from Americans. These criminal efforts are prompting the Federal Bureau of Investigation, multiple state attorneys general and other agencies to warn Americans not to fall for phone calls, texts, emails or websites that ask for personal…MORE

CDC issues travel advisory for New York, New Jersey, Connecticut

CDC issues travel advisory for New York, New Jersey, Connecticut

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a travel advisory urging people in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to “refrain from non-essential domestic travel” for the next two weeks. President Donald Trump had asked the CDC on Saturday to issue the advisory after he had floated the idea of a quarantine earlier in…MORE

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