The prognosis comes after the federal government considers lifting the lockdown orders over concerns for the economy.

Anthony Fauci Predicts Millions of COVID-19 Cases, 100,000 Deaths in US
Dr. Anthony Fauci, an American infectious diseases expert and a member of the White House coronavirus task force. Photo: Stefani Reynolds / Bloomberg via Getty Images file
Zuza Nazaruk is a Rotterdam-based journalist who focuses on social inclusion and climate emergency.