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New COVID Variant Dominates New Cases in US

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The new COVID XBB1.5 variant caused 85% of new cases in late February. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talks with Dr. Janice Blanchard, a professor of Emergency Medicine at George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, about the implications and the future of the virus.

Don Rush is the News Director and Senior Producer of News and Public Affairs at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.