Americans Shun Masks and Distancing as Covid Cases Surge During Reopening

Covid numbers are rising across the nation as states reopen business and large swaths of people are not wearing masks.

April Ryan speaks with Congress member Marcia Fudge (D-OH) on the missed opportunity to contain the virus, urges governors to embrace science and medicine to protect their people, and challenges President Trump to take strong leadership.

Click ▶️ to listen to AURN Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan’s White House Report:

Holding up a mask, Surgeon General Jerome Adams, right, urges the public to use masks as he speaks during a news conference with Vice President Mike Pence about the COVID-19 response, at the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service Headquarters in Rockville, Md., Tuesday, June 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)