Leaders in states across the country are sounding the alarm about rising Covid-19 cases that experts say could foreshadow a coming surge.
In New York, several Covid-19 clusters have created “hotspot” zip codes, the governor said, with a positivity rate about five times more than the statewide figure. The clusters are a “stark reminder” that New Yorkers need to stay vigilant, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
“Wear a mask, socially distance, follow the public health guidance — because this thing is not over,” Cuomo said in a statement.
Leading health officials including Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, have also warned that the US could see