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Michigan’s Surge In Covid-19 Cases Has Health Experts Worried For Rest Of The US

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Michigan is currently in the middle of a major surge of Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations that has many experts worried for the rest of the nation. Younger people are among the most vulnerable as they’re the last group to receive their vaccinations. Dr. Celine Gounder is an epidemiologist who spoke to the media about this recent surge. 
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Adam Kinzinger Becomes First GOP Member To Call For Matt Gaetz’s Resignation 

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Illinois Representative Adam Kinzingler became the first congressional Republican to call on Florida Representative Matt Gaetz to resign and face a federal investigation into the sex trafficking allegations made against him. 
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Health Experts Warn Another Covid-19 Surge Could Look Different For Younger People

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Health experts claim that while Covid-19 vaccinations in the US are currently rolling out at a successful rate, not enough individuals are protected in the country to gain a proper herd immunity, and another surge may be on the way if we don’t continue to protect ourselves in the coming months. 

Derek Chauvin Set To Go On Trial For The Murder Of George Floyd This Week 

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The murder trial of Derek Chauvin will begin this week in Minneapolis. Chauvin is charged with the second-and-third-degree murder of George Floyd as well as manslaughter after he detained Floyd over suspicion of passing a $20 counterfeit bill last May. 

Democrats Introduce Bill To Shift $1 Billion From Missile Funding To Vaccine Development

Congressional Democrats are introducing the legislation as a means of getting more Americans vaccinated before the summer.

Democrats have introduced legislation that would transfer $1 billion in funding from a “controversial” new intercontinental ballistic missile to instead be used to develop a universal Covid-19 vaccine. The Investing in Cures Before Missiles Act was introduced in the House and Senate this week as a means of stopping funding on the proposed new missile being referred to as the ground-based strategic deterrent. Read More…