As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 continues to increase across the state and across the nation, state and federal officials are taking unprecedented measures to contain the spread of infection.
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced the closing of bars, restaurants, theaters and gyms across the state effective at 5pm today. In accordance with new CDC guidelines, social, religious and community events of more than 50 people are now prohibited by executive order.
Today on Midday, the new reality of coronavirus. Tom speaks with Dr. Clifford Mitchell of the Maryland Department of Health, infectious disease specialist Dr. Faheem Younus and Baltimore City Schools CEO, Dr. Sonja Santelises.