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Dr. Fauci on COVID's toll as the U.S. marks 1 million deaths

Clip: 05/12/2022 | 8m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

President Biden on Thursday marked the U.S. nearing one million lives lost due to the pandemic and called on Congress to pass funding for more COVID relief. The pandemic has claimed more than 6 million lives worldwide, though WHO estimates the real toll tops 15 million deaths tied to the virus. Dr. Anthony Fauci, Biden’s chief medical adviser, joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 05/12/22

Rating: NR

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