These GOP governors long resisted masks and coronavirus rules. Now their states are in crisis. – CNN

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CNN’s Martin Savidge has the latest.”},{“title”:”Hear Dr. Fauci’s ‘best words of hope’ before holiday season”,”duration”:”01:44″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/17/fauci-words-of-hope-coronavirus-pandemic-sot-sciutto-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/17/fauci-words-of-hope-coronavirus-pandemic-sot-sciutto-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201117093840-fauci-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/17/fauci-words-of-hope-coronavirus-pandemic-sot-sciutto-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Dr. Anthony Fauci shares some words of hope as the holiday season approaches and offers advice on how to mitigate the spread of Covid-19.”,”descriptionText”:”Dr. Anthony Fauci shares some words of hope as the holiday season approaches and offers advice on how to mitigate the spread of Covid-19.”},{“title”:”Covid-19 reinfection: What you need to know”,”duration”:”01:38″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/16/covid-19-reinfection-explainer-orig-jk.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/16/covid-19-reinfection-explainer-orig-jk.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201116103649-covid-reinfection-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/16/covid-19-reinfection-explainer-orig-jk.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”While there have only been a handful of cases of reinfection so far, we don’t yet know how long our immunity lasts after recovering from Covid-19. Dr. Leana Wen explains why the herd immunity approach won’t work.”,”descriptionText”:”While there have only been a handful of cases of reinfection so far, we don’t yet know how long our immunity lasts after recovering from Covid-19. Dr. Leana Wen explains why the herd immunity approach won’t work.”},{“title”:”Moderna chairman: We don’t need deep-freeze conditions for vaccine”,”duration”:”02:45″,”sourceName”:”CNNBusiness”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/business/2020/11/16/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-storage-chairman.cnnbusiness/index.xml”,”videoId”:”business/2020/11/16/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-storage-chairman.cnnbusiness”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201116100456-noubar-afeyan-moderna-co-founder-and-chairman-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/business/2020/11/16/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-storage-chairman.cnnbusiness/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Noubar Afeyan, Moderna co-founder and chairman, says the company’s innovations enable it to “keep the vaccine under refrigeration conditions for up to 30 days,” enabling broad distribution.”,”descriptionText”:”Noubar Afeyan, Moderna co-founder and chairman, says the company’s innovations enable it to “keep the vaccine under refrigeration conditions for up to 30 days,” enabling broad distribution.”},{“title”:”How the Covid-19 pandemic turned into a ‘humanitarian disaster'”,”duration”:”03:52″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/16/coronavirus-case-surge-united-states-gupta-pkg-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/16/coronavirus-case-surge-united-states-gupta-pkg-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201029085517-dr-sanjay-gupta-1029-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/16/coronavirus-case-surge-united-states-gupta-pkg-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”/profiles/sanjay-gupta-profile” target=”_blank”>Sanjay Guptau003c/a> explains the latest coronavirus surge in the United States and why infection rates are climbing so quickly.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”/profiles/sanjay-gupta-profile” target=”_blank”>Sanjay Guptau003c/a> explains the latest coronavirus surge in the United States and why infection rates are climbing so quickly.”},{“title”:”Moderna’s medical officer on how it felt to learn vaccine is 94.5% effective”,”duration”:”02:58″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/business/2020/11/16/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-efficacy-cohen-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”business/2020/11/16/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-efficacy-cohen-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201116073801-moderna-zaks-cmo-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/business/2020/11/16/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-efficacy-cohen-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”The Moderna vaccine is u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/16/health/moderna-vaccine-results-coronavirus/index.html” target=”_blank”>94.5% effective against coronavirusu003c/a>, according to early data released by the company, making it the second vaccine in the United States to have a stunningly high success rate. The company’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tal Zaks, speaks to CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/elizabeth-cohen” target=”_blank”>Elizabeth Cohenu003c/a>.”,”descriptionText”:”The Moderna vaccine is u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/16/health/moderna-vaccine-results-coronavirus/index.html” target=”_blank”>94.5% effective against coronavirusu003c/a>, according to early data released by the company, making it the second vaccine in the United States to have a stunningly high success rate. The company’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tal Zaks, speaks to CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/elizabeth-cohen” target=”_blank”>Elizabeth Cohenu003c/a>.”},{“title”:”Sebelius: It’s a dangerous time to block smooth transition “,”duration”:”02:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/11/16/kathleen-sebelius-coronavirus-vaccine-trump-transition-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/11/16/kathleen-sebelius-coronavirus-vaccine-trump-transition-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201116102135-kathleen-sebelius-11162020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/11/16/kathleen-sebelius-coronavirus-vaccine-trump-transition-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius credits the Trump administration for fast-tracking work on a coronavirus vaccine but says a smooth transition of power is needed to maintain progress.”,”descriptionText”:”Former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius credits the Trump administration for fast-tracking work on a coronavirus vaccine but says a smooth transition of power is needed to maintain progress.”},{“title”:”Doctors and nurses speak out on coronavirus: ‘We don’t feel like heroes anymore'”,”duration”:”03:17″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/16/doctors-nurses-america-coronavirus-orig-kj-ms.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/16/doctors-nurses-america-coronavirus-orig-kj-ms.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201116104814-healthcare-worker-cry-thumb-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/16/doctors-nurses-america-coronavirus-orig-kj-ms.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”From running out of room at the morgue to caring for critically ill colleagues, many doctors and nurses on the frontlines of America’s Covid-19 outbreak say they are at a breaking point.”,”descriptionText”:”From running out of room at the morgue to caring for critically ill colleagues, many doctors and nurses on the frontlines of America’s Covid-19 outbreak say they are at a breaking point.”},{“title”:”Gov. Inslee announces new restrictions for Washington state”,”duration”:”02:25″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/15/jay-inslee-covid-press-conference-vercammen-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/15/jay-inslee-covid-press-conference-vercammen-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201115155350-inslee-washington-state-coronavirus-1115-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/15/jay-inslee-covid-press-conference-vercammen-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee has announced new coronavirus restrictions, months after suffering the country’s first major outbreaks. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/paul-vercammen” target=”_blank”>Paul Vercammenu003c/a> has more. “,”descriptionText”:”Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee has announced new coronavirus restrictions, months after suffering the country’s first major outbreaks. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/paul-vercammen” target=”_blank”>Paul Vercammenu003c/a> has more. “},{“title”:”Covid-19 in the US: 45 of 50 states heading in wrong direction”,”duration”:”02:18″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/?refresh=1″,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/15/coronavirus-numbers-cases-deaths-us-ip-king-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/15/coronavirus-numbers-cases-deaths-us-ip-king-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201115085508-king-mw-corona-1115-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/15/coronavirus-numbers-cases-deaths-us-ip-king-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Across the US, u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/world/live-news/coronavirus-pandemic-11-15-20-intl/h_b7e840535c8072f7034c64526d054354″ target=”_blank”>45 states are reporting an increase of cases above 10% compared to last week,u003c/a> which has brought the national total to more than 10.9 million cases and 245,600 deaths, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-king-profile” target=”_blank”>John Kingu003c/a> reports.”,”descriptionText”:”Across the US, u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/world/live-news/coronavirus-pandemic-11-15-20-intl/h_b7e840535c8072f7034c64526d054354″ target=”_blank”>45 states are reporting an increase of cases above 10% compared to last week,u003c/a> which has brought the national total to more than 10.9 million cases and 245,600 deaths, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-king-profile” target=”_blank”>John Kingu003c/a> reports.”},{“title”:”Doctor reacts to Rand Paul telling Covid-19 survivors to throw away masks”,”duration”:”01:07″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2020/11/14/rand-paul-coronavirus-survivors-throw-away-masks-reiner-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2020/11/14/rand-paul-coronavirus-survivors-throw-away-masks-reiner-sot-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201114165923-rand-paul-jonathan-reiner-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2020/11/14/rand-paul-coronavirus-survivors-throw-away-masks-reiner-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN medical analyst Dr. Jonathan Reiner reacts to Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) telling coronavirus survivors to throw out their masks and celebrate.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN medical analyst Dr. Jonathan Reiner reacts to Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) telling coronavirus survivors to throw out their masks and celebrate.”},{“title”:”Experts warn against holiday meals inside. 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