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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) sent a letter to the White House Monday pleading for federal aid as his state drowns in coronavirus cases. According to the letter, Louisiana has more than 1,172 cases of the virus " and only 381 intensive care unit beds to treat those infected. "For the New Orleans area, the current projections of hospitalization significantly exceed capacity beginning on April 4, 2020," he wrote.



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Just heard a health expert say that the virus will explode in New Orleans and throughout pockets in Florida, predicting both would become new epicenters of outbreak.

Guess we'll find out in a few weeks or so.

POSTED BY TONYROMA AT 2020-03-23 01:41 PM

That didn't take long. Unfortunately, Florida you're next, though many who likely were exposed in Florida have since left the state to spread the virus back in their home areas.

#1 | Posted by tonyroma at 2020-03-24 10:01 PM | Reply

this is the time for the white house to step up mobilize the national guard and fema to help out LA

#2 | Posted by truthhurts at 2020-03-24 10:30 PM | Reply

#2 By all means, make it chocolate again (Mayor Nagin).

#3 | Posted by gracieamazed at 2020-03-25 08:03 PM | Reply

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