Sunday, April 19, 2020
Kansas City Coronavirus Stat Update: Political Fighting Worsens As Curve Flattens
To finish tonight we share more stats and info from Kansas City, across the region and the nation.
We notice a few signs of hope as infections and tragic deaths are slowly declining. However, there's still a great deal of work, risk and debate ahead as upcoming protest, election politics and a worsening economy influence future decisions.
As always, we provide news links from "many sides" of the debate and sources across the political spectrum . . . Checkit:
KCMO Health Department: We ask #KansasCity residents to take this #COVID19 survey. Do you have symptoms? Do you feel fine? That info is helpful in our fight. Find our symptom survey on the kcmo.gov/coronavirus website . . .
KMBC: Missouri tops 5,667 cases of coronavirus, COVID-19 death toll in Missouri reaches 175 but only 1 new death reported on Sunday
KCTV5: The Kansas Department of Health and Environment reports the state now has 1,849 confirmed cases with 92 deaths.
UST: When will a second wave of the coronavirus hit, and what will it look like?
Fox News: Trump announces coronavirus testing milestone, says PPP stimulus deal imminent
NBC News: 'Delusional,' 'absolutely false': Governors cry foul on Trump testing claims
Daily Mail: Prez Donald Trump asserts Speaker Nancy Pelosi will be 'overthrown,' claiming she is 'dumb' as he blasts Fox News for interviewing the Democratic leader about his response to the coronavirus crisis
New York Post: Lousy ‘One World Together At Home’ concert made us feel worse
As always, thanks for reading Sunday and hopefully we'll have more for the morning update . . . STAY TUNED!!!