The official count for covid-19 is an undercount, possibly a considerable undercount. In most places, it misses those who died at home or in nursing homes before being diagnosed. Nation correspondent, Jeet Heer, joins Sam Seder to explain why undercounting deaths helps Trump’s case to reopen for business and why that might be a deadly mistake.

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Sam Seder is an American comedian, writer, actor, film director, television producer-director, and progressive talk radio host. His works include the film Who's the Caboose? (1997) starring Sarah Silverman and Seder, as well as the television shows Beat Cops (2001) and Pilot Season (2004). He also appeared in Next Stop Wonderland (1998). Seder also made guest appearances on Spin City (1997), Sex and the City (2000) and America Undercover (2005).