Live updates: White House adviser uncertain about economic rebound; CDC says coronavirus ‘does not spread easily’ from surfaces – The Washington Post

Live updates: White House adviser uncertain about economic rebound; CDC says coronavirus ‘does not spread easily’ from surfaces – The Washington Post


Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has quietly updated its guidance to say that the virus “does not spread easily” from contaminated surfaces and is primarily transmitted through person-to-person contact. The change to the CDC website was made earlier this month without formal announcement or explanation, and some public health experts worry that it could give people the impression that they don’t have to wash their hands quite so often.

Here are some significant developments:

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