Former President Trump shares statement directed at doctors Fauci, Birx

The Office of Donald J. Trump released a statement Monday by the former president that was directed at Dr. Anthony Fauci and Dr. Deborah Birx, who were both leaders on the Trump administrations task force to respond to the coronavirus. This comes after both Fauci and Birx gave interviews featured in a recent CNN documentary. […]

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WH virus coordinator Deborah Birx says she will retire

Dr. Deborah Birx, coordinator of the White House coronavirus response, said Tuesday she plans to retire, but is willing to first help President-elect Joe Biden’s team with its coronavirus response as needed. Birx, in an interview with the news site Newsy, did not give a specific timetable on her plans. “I will be helpful in […]

Dr. Deborah Birx says Florida among states not mitigating COVID-19 to full extent

A top white house doctor slammed Florida for staying open during the second wave of the pandemic. Meanwhile, Gov. Ron Desantis has said he won’t close the state, and said the cases here are no higher or fewer than states that are shut down. Dr. Deborah Birx, the response coordinator for the White House Coronavirus […]

Birx says US needs a testing ‘breakthrough’ to screen large numbers of people

Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House coronavirus response coordinator, said Sunday that the US will need a breakthrough in testing to help screen large numbers of people for the virus. While the country is continuing to scale coronavirus testing, Birx said on NBC’s “Meet the Press” that “we have to realize that we have to […]