Dr. Anthony Fauci, head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, hold a briefing as coronavirus cases continue to surge in many states.
Several states are now adding far more coronavirus cases daily than the entirety of the European Union. Deaths in Florida, Arizona and Texas have been edging upward since late June.
The U.S. has seen almost 2.9 million confirmed cases and more than 130,000 deaths, according to John Hopkins University data.
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