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Biden COVID-19 adviser says US could manage pandemic with 4-6 week lockdown

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A member of President-elect Joe Biden’s coronavirus task force said Wednesday that the US could manage the pandemic by enforcing an extended economic lockdown with the government compensating workers for lost wages.

Dr. Michael Osterholm floated the idea in an interview with Yahoo Finance, explaining that a four to six week shutdown of small to medium businesses could drive down infection numbers. Read from source….