VT: While in other nations, like the UK, second wave deaths are down to nothing, in the US they are climbing and these are younger and healthier victims.
CHILD QUARANTINE CAMPS: CDC opens up FEMA camps to hold children who might have been exposed to COVID-19 https://t.co/beqTrCtZ0Q
— The D.C. Clothesline (@DCClothesline) September 10, 2020
ABC News: There were 261,204 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the United States during the period of Sept. 9-15, a 0.7% decrease from the previous week. Meanwhile, 5,906 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded during that same period, a 16.6% increase compared with the seven days prior, according to the FEMA memo.
US has seen an average of 38,915 new covid cases a day and 800 new deaths a day over past 7 days, yet FEMA will no longer reimburse local costs of fighting covid in schools and other facilities, because it’s no longer “necessary to protect public health.”https://t.co/OWhX3FeJ0L
— Max Boot (@MaxBoot) September 9, 2020
Daily Beast: A leaked internal memo from the Federal Emergency Management Agency has reportedly revealed a near-17 percent spike in coronavirus-related deaths inside the United States last week. ABC News obtained the memo that showed the trend in new deaths has shot way up since the start of September.
A leaked FEMA memo obtained by ABC News shows a 17% spike in COVID deaths last week https://t.co/HyQ8HphrzS
— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) September 17, 2020
It said that 5,906 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded in the U.S. from Sept. 9-15, which represents a 16.6 percent increase compared with the seven days prior. That figure comes despite 261,204 new cases of COVID-19 being confirmed in the same period, which is a 0.7 percent decrease from the previous week.