Coronavirus risk upgraded to 'very high' as death toll mounts


Senate Appropriations Committee chairman Richard Shelby says you can't over killed on an epidemic top Democrats want coronavirus money to be new arguing against proposals that would dip into other public health fund more and more people are being infected with the corona virus around the world both China and South Korea reported hundreds of new confirmed cases today bringing south Korea's total over two thousand there are nearly seventy nine thousand cases in China alone around the globe the death toll is surpassed twenty eight hundred each continent with the exception of Antarctica has confirmed a case of the illness meantime top Democrats like speaker house to house speaker Nancy Pelosi are criticizing the trump administration's response to the growing threat calling it chaotic the less critical positions vacant in charge of managing pandemics at the National Security Council council and the department of homeland security vice president Mike pence who has been appointed by trump president trump to lead the effort to combat the virus is pushing

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