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Pence: Americans will have access to more than 2,000 labs for coronavirus testing

WASHINGTON, March 15 (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Sunday that Americans would have access in the days ahead to more than 2,000 laboratories across the country capable of processing coronavirus tests.

Speaking to reporters at the White House, Pence also said he and President Donald Trump would brief U.S. state governors on Monday on the widening testing amid a fast-escalating global health crisis. (Reporting by Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk; Editing by Peter Cooney)