White House Coronavirus Coordinator Deborah Birks warns of a problem with coronavirus cases in nine US cities.
“Many countries in the solar belt have made significant progress with their mitigation efforts,” Birks told government and local officials on Wednesday, according to a copy of the call received. Center for Public IntegrityReferring to a southern states that experienced leaps earlier this summer.
But Birks said the rate of coronavirus tests returning positive was rising in nine U.S. cities, as well as in California’s central valley.
“We are concerned that both Baltimore and Atlanta remain at a very high level. Kansas City, Portland, Omaha, of course, is what we talked about in the Central Valley,”
Birks also said that Nebraska and California have moved to the red category, with more than 10 percent of tests returning positive. He noted that while Los Angeles was noticing improvements, there was a significant upward movement of the virus in the central valley of California.
Birks noted that the virus has entered a new phase, “because it is in both rural and urban areas.”
In another call received from the Center for Public Integrity last monthBirks warned of a problem in 12 other U.S. cities, including Miami, New Orleans, Las Vegas, San Jose, St. Louis, Indianapolis, Minneapolis, Cleveland, Nashville, Pittsburgh, Columbus and Baltimore.
Thursday morning, Anthony FociAnthony Fausi’s BornetKNN presses Navarro to hydroxychloroquine in a combat interview: “You’re an economist, not a scientist.” Healthcare at night: Foci says the family faces threats Modern to charge up to a dose for your vaccine New York adds quarantine checkpoints Fauchi says family faces threats, harassment amid pandemic MORE, the country’s leading infectious disease specialist and a member of the White House’s coronavirus task force, said the incidence of infection was a “pretty good predictor” of potential jumps.
“We saw this in the southern states as predictors,” Faci told CNN. “It’s a predictor of impending trouble.”
“You have to take down this baseline,” he added. “Everyone on the American team needs to come together. Because we’re all in this together.”
“You have to take down this baseline … Everyone on the American citizen team needs to come together. Because we’re all in this together,” Dr. Anthony Faci told Dr. Deborah Birks, warning new cities to increase the rate of positivity.https: //t.co/8tN69cicJU pic.twitter.com/kwNbE8indo
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