For what has felt like a very long time, COVID-19 has taken an emotional toll on us and the ones we love by imposing great distance between us, straining our finances, and claiming far too many lives. A new federal program seeks to alleviate this burden by providing financial assistance to families who have lost a loved one due to the virus. The federal government has declared the surge of COVID deaths a national emergency, and will provide funds to reimburse you for funeral expenses. Senior News Producer, Anim Osmani, explains.