Dr. Fauci: Some states facing ‘serious problem’ as COVID-19 cases surge

U.S. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence attend a press briefing at the White House in Washington

U.S. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence attend a press briefing at the White House in Washington

"We have a serious problem in some areas", said Dr. anthony Fauci, the expert listened to the majority of the government of the ee.uu. on the pandemic, during a press conference of the crisis in the coronavirus of the White House.

America has since accelerated testing to 500,000 a day, which has contributed to the increase in reported new cases, Pence said.

"We are facing a serious problem in certain areas", said Fauci, noting that while some places were now faring far better than others, the entire country was "interconnected" and remained at risk.

"We've got to walk side-by-side with our community leaders. that know how to translate our scientific dogma", she said.

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House

The White House over the last two months all but eliminated coronavirus task force briefings and sharply curtailed public appearances by its medical experts as Trump shifted his focus to getting the country moving again.

Though many states have sought to reopen quickly, some are beginning to backpedal from plans to return to normalcy. Other southern and western states, including Arizona and Georgia, have also seen a big jump in cases.

As a result, bars will be required to close but may provide delivery and take-out.

"We can't get away from that".

Microsoft va fermer la quasi totalité de ses magasins dans le monde
Le nombre d'employés affectés par cette décision n'était pas disponible immédiatement. Cette charge sera inscrite aux comptes du trimestre en cours (clos le 30 juin).


There was no presidential look and no White House backdrop Friday when the USA government's coronavirus task force briefed the general public for the initially because April - in maintaining with an administration exertion to display it is paying out focus to the newest spike in cases but is not on a wartime footing that ought to hold the region from reopening the economic climate.

The United States is doing more and more tests (more than 640 00 0 in one Thursday, according to the Covid Tracking Project) but the number of confirmed cases has increased at an even higher rate in recent weeks.

"I also want to appeal to the millennials and those that are under 40 - it's really important that this group really commit themselves to these practices to protect those at risk", Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) director Robert Redfield said of social distancing and masks.

However, while Fauci spoke of the need to further work to get the virus under control, during the same meeting Vice President Mike Pence falsely claimed that the USA had "flattened the curve", and attributed the rise of cases to increased testing.

Trump Cancels Planned Weekend Visit to New Jersey Without Explanation
Robert Redfield - are now far less visible than they were during the early weeks of the pandemic. Key members - such as Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr.


Our best scientists believe that we could- we could reduce the number of American fatalities to a number ranging between 100,000 and 240,000. "We flattened the curve". The death toll also spiked this week to about 2,500 a day.

Notably, all members of the task force aside from Pence wore masks during the briefing. Face coverings have become a deeply polarized political issue, despite epidemiologists being broadly in favor.

Fauci has consistently said that the United States needs an efficient testing and contact tracing plan in order to keep the outbreak under control.

But "we still have work to do", he added, and called on younger Americans in particular to continue to follow the guidelines to reduce the spread.

How to watch Global Citizen's Global Goal concert
Following the broadcast, the special will become available on-demand on CTV.ca, CTV App, and anywhere CTV content can be streamed. Experts and thought-leaders including Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Melinda Gates, Dr.


Latest News