CNN: Coronavirus wave this fall and winter could potentially infect 100 million, White House warns
The White House has issued a warning that COVID-19 could infect 100 million people in the fall and winter similar to surges at this time of year in 2021 and 2020. This estimation is based on the assumption no new variants arise and COVID-19 funding and precautions remain the same as what they are now. The Biden administration released this estimation as officials look to push congress for funding to combat the virus. A $10 billion COVID-19 relief package was set to go into effect in April but has since been held back over a dispute in immigration policy. The full article by Kaitlan Collins can be read here on CNN. For more on COVID-19 click here.