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The impact of coronavirus pandemic on the U.S. could last into May, New York City mayor said on Friday, disputing President Donald Trump’s remarks to open up the country by Easter.

“We think this crisis is going to grow through April into May,” Bill de Blasio told Good Morning America program at ABC TV channel. “And we need the president and everyone in Washington to understand that that’s just a blunt reality.”

Emphasizing that a ventilator means “someone lives or dies,” the mayor said that Trump does not look the facts of an “astronomical growth of the crisis” when

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