Delta variant driving majority of U.S. Covid cases

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  • CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Delta variant driving majority of U.S. Covid cases” – below is their description.

    The delta variant now accounts for 83 percent of sequenced Covid cases in the U.S. That number was 50% on July 3, CDC Director Rochelle Walensky told a Senate committee Tuesday. Covid deaths have also risen by nearly 48% over the past week, also driven by the delta variant. Walensky said U.S. counties with low vaccination rates were driving the surge.

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