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The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer: The command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. The Situation Room airs weekdays 5p-7p eastern on CNN. In this podcast you will get the 6p-7p hour Monday through Friday. CNN.com/TheSituationRoom

The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer: The command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. The Situation Room airs weekdays 5p-7p eastern on CNN. In this podcast you will get the 6p-7p hour Monday through Friday. CNN.com/TheSituationRoom

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The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer: The command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. The Situation Room airs weekdays 5p-7p eastern on CNN. In this podcast you will get the 6p-7p hour Monday through Friday. CNN.com/TheSituationRoom

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Episodes

One Out Of Every 100 Americans Has Been Infected With Coronavirus

7/13/2020
The United States death tool has surpassed 135,000. Now, one out of every 100 Americans has been infected with coronavirus. California governor orders a sweeping rollback of indoor activities. The rollback includes indoor operations like restaurants and bars. California's two largest school districts won't reopen next month. Florida governor is scheduled to speak as the state shatters the United States' record for new coronavirus infections in one day. Florida's cases now top 282,000...

Duration:00:39:57

U.S. death toll nears 134,000, death rate rising

7/11/2020
Georgia adds a record 4,484 Covid-19 cases in one day, Florida's average daily new cases up 1,237% since reopening, Trump in Florida attending campaign fundraiser as state sees record cases, hospitalizations and deaths

Duration:00:39:24

New Cases Approach Record Highs As Virus Surges In 33 States

7/10/2020
The United States deaths near 133,000. New coronavirus cases approach record highs as virus surges in 33 states. California hits record single day number of covid deaths, with 149 deaths. Positivity rate is above 18 percent in Florida as cases and deaths hit record high. Officials push back against plans to reopen Florida schools. Nashville schools delay the restart of in-person learning. Texas hots records for deaths and hospitalizations. Arizona leads the United States in new coronavirus...

Duration:00:41:45

Coronavirus Deaths Rise In Florida, Arizona and Texas

7/9/2020
The United States passes three million coronavirus cases and nears 132,000 deaths. The virus is surging in 35 states. Deaths rise in Florida, Arizona and Texas. Seven states have record hospitalizations. The California governor says that state hospitalization rate is up 44 percent in over two weeks. Miami schools might stay closed despite the state's mandate. The United States reported a record of more than 60,000 new coronavirus cases recently. At least 3,200 coronavirus deaths have...

Duration:00:39:24

Key Model Says 200,000+ U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Will Happen By Nov 1

7/8/2020
The United States nears three million cases and 130,000 deaths as 31 states surge. A key model says more than 200,000 United States deaths will happen by November 1. Fauci is "strongly in favor" of mask mandate but not from the federal government. At least 50 percent of new coronavirus cases are coming from Texas, California, Arizona and Florida. Florida's governor says that Florida is now in a "better position" to handle the soaring coronavirus cases because "We had a flatter curve." There...

Duration:00:39:02

The White House Refuses To Denounce The Confederate Flag

7/7/2020
The United States nears three million coronavirus cases as the virus surges in 32 states. The White House tries claiming that the world sees the United States as a "leader" when it comes to the coronavirus, despite the United States leading the world on cases and deaths. The United States death toll tops 130,000 as white house defends Trump's claim that 99 percent of coronavirus cases are "totally harmless." The White House refuses to denounce the confederate flag. The Pentagon is drafting a...

Duration:00:39:44

Trump heading to Mount Rushmore event; 7,500 guests expected

7/3/2020
Virus surging in 36 states ahead of July 4th holiday. U.S. sets record with 52,000+ daily cases. Dr. Fauci says, "We are not going in the right direction.” U.S. Surgeon General warns deaths will lag spiking cases. California cases increase by almost 5,700 in 24 hours along with 5,500 hospitalizations. No social distancing expected at Trump speech at Mount Rushmore; Masks are optional. Trump silent on Pandemic, plans to stoke culture wars at Mount Rushmore, even warns of effort to “Tear down...

Duration:00:39:29

United States Sets Record With More Than 50,000 Daily Cases

7/3/2020
The Texas governor issues an executive order that requires masks in public. Florida reported a record of 10,000 new cases. Texas, California and Arizona are among the 37 states that are facing surges. Birx is telling Floridians that are under the age of 40 who have attended large gatherings to get tested, even if they don't have symptoms. A top official says the spike in coronavirus cases is real and not due to more testing. States close beaches and bars as experts warn that the holiday...

Duration:00:39:53

United States Death Toll Nears 128,000 As Coronavirus Cases Surge

7/2/2020
The United States death toll nears 128,000 as cases surge in 37 states. 19 states have paused or rolled back reopening their states. The California governor orders almost 75 percent of the state back to a near shutdown. The California governor also orders 19 counties, including Los Angeles, to close all indoor activities amid record cases. Georgia, Arizona and California set a coronavirus case record in the last 24 hours. Arizona and Texas have reported a record number of hospitalizations....

Duration:00:37:43

United States Death Toll Surpasses 126,000 As Virus Trends Up

6/30/2020
The United States coronavirus death toll has surpassed 126,000 as 15 states see a record number of cases and as the virus is trending up in 36 states. California governor is to announce more restrictions as 17 states pause or roll back reopening. Florida governor says "we're not going back, closing things." Delaware's governor has delayed phase three or reopening originality set for Monday. Delaware to close bars at ==t beaches ahead of July 4 weekend, New York, New Jersey and Connecticut...

Duration:00:39:07

United States Coronavirus Death Toll Neas 126,000 As Cases Rise In 31 States

6/30/2020
The United States coronavirus death toll nears 126,000 as 14 states pause or roll back reopening. The California governor says that the state has seen a 45 percent increase in total number of cases testing positive in the last week. The health secretary says that the "window is closing" to control the coronavirus. Florida counties close beaches ahead of the July 4th holiday. Texas governor warns of a "very dangerous" coronavirus spread. New Jersey pauses its restart of indoor dining. New...

Duration:00:38:09

United States Passes 2.4 Million Coronavirus Cases And Nears 125,000 Deaths

6/26/2020
Texas and Florida governors close bars and orders new restrictions as coronavirus cases surge to record high levels. Texas reports more than 5,7000 new coronavirus cases and the Houston area raises its virus alert warning to the highest level. Houston-area residents advised to avoid leaving their homes. Harris County, Texas, is close to running out of hospital capacity. At least 11 states pause or roll back reopening as coronavirus cases spike. Rate of new infections rising in 32 states....

Duration:00:39:42

United States Nears 2.4 Million Coronavirus Cases With More Than 122,000 Deaths

6/26/2020
"Apocalyptic" coronavirus surges are feared in major United States cities. Coronavirus surges across the United States as 30 states see cases rise. The CDC director says that social distancing is "the most powerful tool that we have" to fight the coronavirus. Coronavirus cases hit record highs in Texas, Florida and California, America's three most populated states. Florida records more than 5,000 new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period.The Florida governor refuses to issue a mandatory mask...

Duration:00:39:03

United States Coronavirus Deaths Pass 121,000, As States Report Recored Cases

6/25/2020
The United States coronavirus deaths surpass 121,000, as Florida and California report record cases. A model says that the United States death toll will hit nearly 180,000 within the country by October unless 95 percent of people wear masks in public. Trump falsely suggests that the pandemic is over, as the United States death toll climbs past 121.000. The United States is reporting its third-highest new cases since beginning of pandemic, the most cases since April. Three suspects have been...

Duration:00:38:56

Trump Will Hold Events In Arizona Despite New Record Of Cases And Deaths

6/24/2020
The United States coronavirus death toll is at 121,000 as cases rise in 25 states, half of the United States see an alarming rise in new infections. The Texas governor says that the coronavirus is "spreading at an unacceptable rate" in state. New cases surge in Dallas County. Funeral held for Rayshard Brooks, who was shot by Atlanta police. GOP Senator Braun tries to break deadlock on police reform, Wolf Blitzer speaks to the senator about compromise. Braun's bill limits qualified immunity...

Duration:00:39:17

Rate of Coronavirus up in 23 States, Led by California, Texas, Florida & Arizona

6/23/2020
The rate of new coronavirus cases are up in 23 states. The states leading the charts include some of the largest: California, Texas, Florida and Arizona. President Trump is refusing to answer the question on whether he asked for coronavirus testing to be slowed down, after saying it at a Saturday rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was asked during an interview with E.W. Scripps News Monday. The White House insisted the president was speaking "in jest" when he made the comment "slow the testing...

Duration:00:40:02

Trump Threatens Protesters Who Plan on Showing up at Tomorrow's Rally in Tulsa

6/20/2020
Juneteenth rallies are taking place across the country as the United States confronts systematic racism. Trump is going ahead with his rally in Tulsa after Oklahoma sets a one day record for new coronavirus cases. Florida is also reporting a one day record for new cases with 4,000 today. Atlanta police officers are calling out sick to protest the charges in the Rayshard Brooks murder. The U.S Coronavirus death toll is now approaching 119,000. 23 states are now experiencing case spikes amid...

Duration:00:39:49

Ex-Officer Who Shot Rayshard Brooks Turns Himself In

6/19/2020
Trump in turmoil as he denies coronavirus rates that are on the rise, rebuked in Bolton Book and he suffers from big Scotus losses. The Supreme Court blocks Trump from ending DACA, as Chief Justice Roberts again sides with Liberals. Trump then asks "Do you get the impression the Supreme Court doesn't like me?" after two big losses. Bolton says that Trump is not "fit for office" as book bombshells revealed. Trump is claiming that coronavirus is "dying out." Trump also said, "testing is...

Duration:00:38:47

Rayshard Brooks' Family Makes Remakes

6/18/2020
Felony murder is among 11 charges filed against ex-Atlanta officer who willed Rayshard Brooks. The second officer faces three charges in Rayshard Brooks' shooting and has agreed to be a state witness. Rayshard Brooks' family speaks after the officer who shot him was charged with murder. Officer who shot Rayshard Brooks could face the death penalty or life in prison if convicted. Republicans unveil a police reform proposal. The United States coronavirus death toll has surpassed 117,000 as 21...

Duration:00:48:14

22nd Day Of Protests Continues As Trump Orders Modest Police Reform

6/17/2020
Pence denies the possibility of a second pandemic wave as the United States death toll surpasses 116,000 and cases rise in 18 states. There was a blatant lack of masks and social distancing at a Trump White House event. Oklahoma Health Department urges Trump rally attendees to 'seek out testing" ahead of event. The department also issues guidance ahead of the Trump rally in Tulsa. De Blasio says New York City can begin phase two of its reopening next week. Texas reaches a new record high for...

Duration:00:39:31