Slowly however absolutely, the battle in opposition to COVID-19 is coming to an finish. A good quantity of individuals within the nation are actually absolutely vaccinated and companies are absolutely opening.
And now that Donald Trump is now out of workplace, Republicans are targeted on gaslighting the general public on his management throughout the pandemic. One of many methods they select to take action is by attacking Dr. Anthony Fauci. Fauci appeared on Meet the Press Each day on Tuesday and ripped into a few of his critics.
Host Chuck Todd requested the physician a couple of latest video posted by Marsha Blackburn. The Tennessee senator claimed, “Dr. Fauci was emailing with Mark Zuckerberg from Fb, making an attempt to create that narrative. Cherrypicking info so that you’d solely know what they needed you to know, and there could be a story that will match with this cherrypicked info.”
Fauci responded, “I don’t have a clue of what she’s speaking about. … And I’m sorry, I don’t need to be pejorative in opposition to a united States senator however I don’t know what she’s speaking about. And you understand Chuck, when you undergo every one of many factors that are so ridiculous, simply painfully ridiculous, when you undergo every one in all them, you may clarify and debunk it instantly.”
Dr. Fauci slams Marsha Blackburn and different critics, “Should you’re attacking me, you are additionally attacking science.” pic.twitter.com/5M0LbtPQOG
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The physician continued, “all the issues that I’ve spoken about persistently from the very starting have been basically based mostly on science. Typically these issues have been inconvenient truths for individuals, and there was pushback in opposition to me. So if you’re making an attempt to get at me as a public well being official and scientist, you’re actually attacking not solely Dr. Anthony Fauci, you’re attacking science.”
It’s no nice shock that Republicans are going after Fauci to distract from Trump. However lawmakers have discovered, time and time once more, that the physician is a formidable opponent.
Todd Neikirk is a New Jersey based mostly politics and know-how author. His work has been featured in psfk.com, foxsports.com and hillreporter.com. He enjoys sports activities, politics, comedian books and spending time on the shore along with his household.