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America's Medical Supply Crisis

Why was the U.S. left scrambling for critical medical equipment as the coronavirus swept the country? With the Associated Press, an investigation of the fragmented global medical supply chain and its deadly consequences.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3906

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