“You know, my acquaintance at the White House was Dr. Birks, Dr. Fauci. They were very closely aligned. The message was, ‘We take this seriously, we must wear a mask’, when asked about the role that Dr. Scott Atlas, a controversial member of the task force, is playing in the pandemic. Of the Union, “Divine told CNN’s Jake Topper.
“They gave very good guidance and you know, I’m followed a lot of other infectious disease specialists and people we can talk to along with those two,” the governor said.
Atlas, a neuroradiologist trained in the field of infectious diseases, misrepresented the effectiveness of masks and discouraged the testing of asymptomatic people, although many medical professionals, including Birks and Fauci, believe that this is a key factor in stopping the spread. Virus.
In a 27-minute interview with Atlas-RT, which is well-known for its mainstream views on the coronavirus, including the potential benefits of herd immunity, the campaign network played a key role in the Kremlin’s attempts to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and later become an official with the Justice Department of Russia Had to make.
“He’s a brilliant man, I believe he has no real insight or knowledge or experience. When you let it go and apply it, it doesn’t make sense,” Fawzi told the Post.