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NY Reps. Jeffries, Espaillat and Meng to Hold COVID-19 Town Hall with AARP, Discuss Health Disparities Amongst Seniors of Color

Hispanic and Black New York City residents are dying from COVID-19 at rates above their share of the city’s population, according to preliminary data from the NYC Department of Health. Even statewide, Blacks accounted for 19 percent of COVID-19 deaths – more than twice their 9 percent share of the population, according to nearly complete […]