As the elections are very close, every minute has its importance. Any unreasonable statement can affect the voting trends. President Donald Trump and his opponent, Mr. Joe Biden, have been conducting their campaigns across the United States. Through their election-campaigns, they represented their thoughts and plans for the US. Moreover, through these campaigns, they share their view of improving and running the country.
President Donald Trump has previously faced criticism for his approach to dealing with pandemics. Furthermore, he continued his campaigns while he was under treatment for COVID-19. Moreover, he receives a backlash from the Americans for his irresponsible behavior towards the coronavirus pandemics. But when Dr. Anthony S. Fauci criticizes the president, the White House unleashes on him.
Dr. Anthony Fauci Criticizes Mr. Trump
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci is the director of NIAID. He has done multiple research work regarding the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases. Furthermore, his research is mainly on HIV/AIDS, respiratory infections, diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis, and malaria.
Moreover, he researched newly emerging diseases like the Ebola virus and Zika. Dr. Fauci is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Furthermore, he is an active member of the American College of Physicians and American Society for Clinical Investigations. He is a member of other American medicine and research institutes. Moreover, he acts as an editorial board member for scientific journals. Furthermore, as editor of Principles of Internal Medicine Harrisons and as an author, he was a member of 1300 scientific publications.
Dr. Fauci has previously praised the actions of President Donald Trump regarding COVID-19 pandemics. But just three days before the election, he criticized Mr. Donald Trump. Furthermore, he considers the measures of the president ineffective. Moreover, according to him, the response of the president towards coronavirus infection and the second wave is non-serious.
Dr. Fauci suggests that Joe Biden’s measures towards the health and safety of the public are constructive. Furthermore, Joe is taking public health seriously. But Mr. Trump is prioritizing the economy over public health. Moreover, the US needs to make abrupt changes in public health practices and behaviors. However, Trump is not ready to make such changes.
White House Response to Dr. Fauci
Judd Deere is the deputy press secretary of the White House. Deere released a statement Saturday evening in response to Dr. Fauci. According to him, Dr. Fauci himself has been a member of the Coronavirus Taskforce created by the president.
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Moreover, he was actively working for the force to combat COVID-19 pandemics. Furthermore, he has been praising the government efforts regarding controlling coronavirus pandemics. Thus, criticizing remarks by Dr. Fauci about the president is unacceptable.
According to Deere, Dr. Fauci is just playing politics. Furthermore, during the campaign, Trump suggested that he would be firing Dr. Anthony Fauci after the election. Moreover, Mr. Trump said that although Dr. Fauci is a nice guy, he has been wrong a lot.
According to Dr. Fauci, it is possible that soon more than 100000 new coronavirus patients will appear per day. Thus, the government needs to act quickly before the occurrence of something drastic and unrecoverable. Moreover, 230000 people have died up till now. Furthermore, more than 9.2 million people across the US developed COVID-19 infection.
Trump suggests that you should let people do whatever they want to say and leave them alone. Moreover, Trump said that people are tired of hearing Fauci and all the idiots. Furthermore, the White House talks to Dr. Fauci and reminds him that he is a senior member of the taskforce. Also, if he has concerns, then he can work with the force.