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Illinois Governor says spikes in COVID-19 infections are from 'president's allies' telling people in his state not to follow the rules

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker criticized President Donald Trump's "allies" in the state for encouraging people to disobey the rules in place in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
In an interview with CNN's "State of The Union," on Sunday Pritzker said coronavirus cases for Illinois is going in the "wrong direction," referring to the recent surge in new cases. On Thursday, the Illinois Department of Public Health recorded 4,015 new coronavirus cases, the highest one-day increase case total for the state.
"That's because people are not following the mitigations...
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Gov. J.B. Pritzker blames President Trump and his allies for coronavirus spike in Illinois

Gov. J.B. Pritzker blames President Trump and his allies for coronavirus spike in Illinois

8 days ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Facing a resurgence of the coronavirus in Illinois, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said in an interview with CNN on Sunday that President Donald Trump and his local allies in part responsible for rising case numbers and positivity rates in the state.
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