Mayor of Nashville may have told health officials to hide low coronavirus numbers


Cases on lower Broadway. This is a Nashville, Tennessee. This is the Fox affiliate there may have been so low At the mayor's office and the Metro Health Department decided to keep it secret. E mails between the mayor's senior advisor and the health Department reveal in the A partial picture about what they reveal is disturbing. Discussion that involves low number of Corona Corona virus cases emerging from bars and restaurants and howto handle that, most disturbingly how to keep it from the public on June, 30th contact tracing was given a small view of Corona virus clusters. Construction and nursing homes were found to be causing problems of more than 1000 cases traced to each category, But bars and restaurants reported just 22 cases. Leslie Waller for the Health Department asked this is not going to publicly released right just for the mayor's office. Correct not for public consumption right senior advisor Benjamin Eagles. A month later, the health Department was asked point blank about the rumor. They're only 80 cases traced to bars and restaurants. Tennessee Lookout reporter Nate Row asked. The figure gave of more than 80 does lead to a natural question if there have been over 20,000 positive cases of covert, 19 Davidson and only 80 or so a trusted trace to restaurants and bars. Does that mean restaurants and bars aren't a very big problem, but it's

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