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ABC News 17 Nov 2020

ABC News Live Update: States tighten COVID-19 restrictions as cases rise

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More than 11.3 million coronavirus cases have been confirmed across the U.S. As both cases and hospitalizations continues to rise, officials in at least 28 states are tightening COVID-19 related restrictions in an effort to curb the spread of the virus. Dr. Amesh Adalja, an infectious disease expert and senior scholar at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano to discuss.
Mayor of El Paso, Texas, Dee Margo details measures the city is taking in combating the upswing of COVID-19 cases and the dire situation facing its hospitals.
Plus, how Maine has kept positivity rates low while many states are experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases and a look at ABC News Live's special that examines the power of the Latino Vote.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan weighs in on the spike in coronavirus cases on 'America's Newsroom.'

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