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Virus surging in 36 states ahead of July 4th holiday. U.S. sets record with 52,000+ daily cases. Dr. Fauci says, "We are not going in the right direction.” U.S. Surgeon General warns deaths will lag spiking cases. California cases increase by almost 5,700 in 24 hours along with 5,500 hospitalizations. No social distancing expected at Trump speech at Mount Rushmore; Masks are optional.
Trump silent on Pandemic, plans to stoke culture wars at Mount Rushmore, even warns of effort to “Tear down our history.” Surgeon General refuses to advise Americans to avoid crowds as U.S. heads into July 4th holiday. Trump Administration sends mixed messages on avoiding crowds. Pence delayed Arizona trip after eight secret service agents tested positive. Crowds starting to fill amphitheater at Trump event.
Canada crushed the curve.
Washington Redskins to review team name.