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As Ebola Reaches U.S. Shores, Will the Virus Spread Across America?

Posted on by Laurie Garrett

On September 30, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced that Ebola has reached the shores of the United States. A Liberian man who traveled from his home country to visit relatives in Dallas, Texas late last month has been diagnosed with the deadly virus. On The Takeaway with John Hockenberry on October 1, 2014, Laurie Garrett explains how likely the virus is to spread, and how the CDC and the WHO are handling the outbreak.