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U.S. now has the most confirmed COVID-19 cases in the world

Clip: 03/26/2020 | 9m 53s Video has closed captioning.

Confirmed coronavirus infections have passed the half-million mark worldwide, with 23,000 deaths. In the U.S., a huge economic relief bill is nearing final approval amid an unprecedented wave of unemployment claims from people who have lost their jobs due to the pandemic. And hospitals are strained to the point of collapse. Amna Nawaz reports and Lisa Desjardins joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 03/26/20

Expired: 04/25/20

Rating: NR

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