Dr Anthony Fauci, the top US expert on infectious diseases, has been conspicuously absent from the airwaves in recent week.
Fauci was a frequent guest on cable news during the height of the pandemic, but has not given a broadcast media interview for nearly three weeks, noted CNN.
Fauci was criticised by Trump last week after warning of the dangers of lifting lockdown measures too soon in testimony to a US Senate committee.
In recent weeks the White House has sought to shift the narrative to focus on Trump’s efforts to revive the US economy.
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Dr Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), has largely vanished from the airwaves in recent weeks.
Fauci — among the members of the White House coronavirus task force most trusted by the US public— was until recently a frequent guest on US cable news networks.
He delivered sober analysis of the US response to the coronavirus crisis, and appeared increasingly out of step with President Donald Trump as the White House became more and more eager to restart the US economy.
As noted by CNN, Fauci has not appeared …read more
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