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Utah National Guardsman gives COVID test

In this file photo, a woman puts her head back as she is given a COVID-19 swab test by members of the Utah National Guard at the Utah County Health Department on Nov. 20, 2020, in Salt Lake City. The Utah governor called up the National Guard to assist in COVID-19 testing and tracing as Utah saw a large spike in positive tests. (George Frey/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.