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As COVID cases spike, let’s look at the PPE supply chain

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Medical personnel administer a COVID-19 test in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Medical personnel administer a COVID-19 test in West Palm Beach, Florida. As cases begin to rise again, the United States might have an easier time securing personal protective equipment. Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images

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Segments From this episode

COVID-19

As infections surge, reopenings stumble

by Mitchell Hartman Jun 29, 2020
Epidemiologists warn that COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations have spiked in the states that reopened most aggressively.
COVID-19

Will hospitals run out of protective gear again as cases rise?

by Marielle Segarra Jun 29, 2020
3M has doubled production of N95 masks, but demand still exceeds supply.
COVID-19

Why some business owners are applying for PPP loans at the last minute

by Justin Ho Jun 29, 2020
The deadline for Paycheck Protection Program loan approvals is Tuesday. Some haven't been clear about their eligibility. Others have been trying since the beginning.
My Economy

The San Antonio Museum of Art is glad it kept mask requirements

by Alli Fam Jun 29, 2020
As cases surge across Texas, the museums's co-interim director reflects on reopening and the safety precautions taken.

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Mad (feat. Lil Wayne) Solange, Lil Wayne
Stay a While The Cactus Channel
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