Every day, CAIR scours the internet for you to find, share and highlight the day’s most important COVID-19 headlines

Just the Facts: COVID-19 News You Need To Know (5/6)

May 6, 2020

By Robert S. McCaw, CAIR Director of Government Affairs Department

Every day, CAIR scours the internet for you to find, share and highlight the day’s most important COVID-19 headlines:

Ramadan Lockdown:

By The Numbers: 71,000 dead and 1,210,822 confirmed cases in the U.S.

White House: Amid conflicting reports, Trump says coronavirus task force will keep working ‘indefinitely,’ focusing on vaccines and reopening

Congress: CNN: Congress slow to respond to crisis amid partisan battles

States: Where is virus the spreading fastest? What is your state’s status, decreasing or increasing?

Is it Safe for States to Reopen?

Food Chain

The Hill: New discoveries shift coronavirus timeline by months

On the Front Lines: Muslim doctors fight COVID-19 — and Islamophobia

15 Funerals a Day: The pace of death stuns Brooklyn Muslims

Hate Watch: Man who wore KKK hood at California grocery store may be charged with hate crime, authorities say

Those Who Do Good Deeds: