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State lawmakers seek to limit authority of public health officials

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Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, at least 14 states have now introduced or passed bills to limit the power of local leaders and health officials in the event of future health crises. NBC senior Washington correspondent Hallie Jackson reports for TODAY.

Appearing:Savannah Guthrie
Tags: health, news, Editor's picks, politics, big news, today
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