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Why U.S. officials are escalating concerns over COVID-19

Clip: 02/25/2020 | 7m 14s Video has closed captioning.

U.S. health officials are expressing a new level of urgency over the possibility that novel coronavirus could spread extensively within the country. The virus appears to have peaked in China, but other global hotspots are emerging. Lisa Desjardins reports and joins Judy Woodruff to discuss President Trump’s proposed budget for fighting the outbreak and how members of Congress responded to it.

Aired: 02/25/20

Expired: 03/26/20

Rating: NR

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