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GOP’s Kevin Brady: I think it’s ‘important for states to reopen’
“The deadliest per-capita rates are in the ‘lockdown states,’ New Jersey, New York,” among others, the Texas Republican said. He added that “reopening states,” including his home state and Florida, have “some of the lowest Covid fatalities per person.”
Texas and Florida are among the states currently experiencing record daily Covid-19 cases. Since they didn’t see huge early spikes like in the Northeast, possible fatalities in those states could go higher.
Texas and Florida were among the first states to allow some businesses to resume operations in early May. However, as cases started to spike last month, the Republican governors of Texas and Florida also became some of …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]