President Donald Trump continues to publicly promote hydroxychloroquine as a covid-19 treatment, despite scientific research showing that the drug is of no benefit to coronavirus patients. Across the country, cases are still increasing by tens of thousands, and the U.S. reports an average of nearly 1,000 deaths every day. California, Florida, Texas, and several other severely affected countries recorded record deaths on average this week.
The following data was compiled by Johns Hopkins University:
Global cases: Over 16.7 million global deaths: At least $ 660,900. Cases: More than 4.3 million US. Deaths: At least 149,200