COVID Numbers Hit Lows Not Seen Since Last Summer, No Thanks to Republicans
May 24, 2021
|The pandemic is in retreat as new cases and deaths hit levels not seen since last summer, and vaccinations continue to increase. From their willingness to blindly follow Trump as he mismanaged the pandemic, to unanimous votes against the American Rescue Plan, Republicans deserve no credit as our country recovers.
Thanks to President Biden and Democrats’ leadership, COVID cases and deaths have fallen to levels not seen since last summer.
New York Times: “Covid News: Virus Cases, Deaths Drop to Levels Not Seen Since Last Summer”
CNBC: “U.S. is recording fewer than 30,000 daily new Covid cases for the first time in nearly a year.”
Over 60% of American adults have received at least one dose of the vaccine, and 25 states have fully vaccinated at least half of their adult population.
CNN’s Kaitlan Collins: “25 states and DC have now fully vaccinated at least half their adult populations, per CDC data.”
USA Today’s Courtney Subramanian: “More than 60% of American adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot as of today, @PressSec says, w/ an average of 24k covid cases per day.”