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Senate GOP drafts 3rd relief bill as COVID-19 cases surge

Clip: 03/19/2020 | 12m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the U.S. has surged past 11,000, and officials expect it to rise quickly in the coming days. Meanwhile, the Senate is working on a huge economic aid package, and President Trump is waiving some FDA restrictions to try expedite treatment development. William Brangham reports and Lisa Desjardins and Yamiche Alcindor join Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 03/19/20

Rating: NR

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