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Making Choices

According to the Covid Tracking Project, the US has averaged fewer than 150,000 tests per day over the last week. Researchers at Harvard University estimate that to reopen the US by the middle of May, daily tests would need to be closer to 500,000 to 700,000. And other experts argue millions of tests would need to be conducted each day.

Meanwhile Florida opened some of its beaches on Saturday, April 18, at a time Florida is the most Vulnerable state according to scientists, due to its average age and low test rate.