States struggle as coronavirus cases spike

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Are worsening pandemic at the height of the summer. Bottom line is cases and deaths spike across the nation southern tier from California to Florida and most of the states in between Arizona a grim milestone state hitting its highest daily death toll Saturday. There, the federal government stepping in to increase testing in hot zones, touches to minimise the risk California also struggling to meet its testing targets. Seen deaths nearly tripled since the state's economy re opened in May. CBS's Lilia Luciano, more than 140,000 people have died of covert 19 in this country. Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb warns. You have epidemics in Texas and California and Florida and the testing companies a big commercial labs like lab corn Quest. Try to prioritize testing those regions. Not only do they fall behind in those regions, but now they're pulling testing out of other regions in seeing delays. There.

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