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Fauci Says US Could Reach 100,000 Coronavirus Cases a Day

The government’s top infectious disease expert told a Senate panel that bars needed to be closed, and the Fed chairman cautioned that “a full recovery is unlikely” until safety is restored.
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'Masks are extremely important': Fauci and Redfield urge public to wear face coverings as states struggle to contain coronavirus

Coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield stressed the importance of wearing masks during testimony before a Senate committee on Tuesday, with Fauci saying "we recommend masks for everyone" and "masks are extremely important."
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Fauci and Redfield testifying in Senate as states struggle to contain coronavirus

Coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield and other top government health officials are testifying before a Senate Committee on Tuesday on the latest efforts by the US government to contain the pandemic.
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Fauci and Redfield testify on Covid-19 reopening as cases rise

• Watch live: Dr. Fauci and Dr. Redfield testify before Senate • LIVE UPDATES: Major League Baseball is coming back — but spitting will be banned
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Fauci testifies he's 'concerned' by rising cases

• Watch live: Dr. Fauci and Dr. Redfield testify before Senate • LIVE UPDATES: Major League Baseball is coming back — but spitting will be banned
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Fauci gives advice to schools on reopening

• Watch live: Dr. Fauci and Dr. Redfield testify before Senate • LIVE UPDATES: Major League Baseball is coming back — but spitting will be banned
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Fauci and Redfield to testify before Senate as states struggle to contain coronavirus

Coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield and other top government health officials will testify before a Senate Committee on Tuesday on the latest efforts by the US government to contain the pandemic.
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Actual Coronavirus Infections Vastly Undercounted, CDC Data Shows

The number of coronavirus infections in many parts of the United States is more than 10 times higher than the reported rate, according to data released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The analysis is part of a wide-ranging set of surveys started by the CDC to estimate how widely the virus has spread. Similar studies, sponsored by universities, national governments and the World Health Organization, are continuing all over the world.The CDC study found, for instance, that...
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CDC: Coronavirus May Have Infected 10 Times More Americans Than Known

Nearly 25 million Americans may have contracted the coronavirus, a figure 10 times higher than the number of confirmed cases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday. The Hill reports: In a briefing with reporters Thursday, CDC Director Robert Redfield said surveys of blood samples taken from around the country suggest that millions of Americans may have contracted the virus either without knowing it or with only minimal symptoms. For every one confirmed case, Redfield...
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CDC: For Every COVID-19 Case Reported ‘There Are Actually 10’ More

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr. Robert Redfield on Thursday estimated that the number of COVID-19 cases in the country may be 10 times higher than reported, which means that the actual amount of cases may top 20 million. “Our best estimate right now is that for every case that’s reported, there actually are 10 other infections,” Redfield told reporters on a call Thursday, according to NBC News. Redfield also pointed out how the novel coronavirus “causes so much asymptom...
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Fauci, Citing ‘Disturbing Surge,’ Tells Congress the Virus Is Not Under Control

The testimony of the nation’s top infectious disease expert countered President Trump’s upbeat assessment, describing a “mixed bag” of some bright spots amid worrying trends and unknowns.
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Fauci and CDC Director Redfield to testify at House coronavirus oversight hearing

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, along with CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield and other government officials will testify Tuesday at a House oversight hearing on the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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C.D.C. Calls for Masks at Large Gatherings, Warning of Crowd Risks

In a briefing, officials said the “highest risk”gatherings are those attended by people from outside the local area and where it is hard to stay six feet apart.
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C.D.C. Calls for Face Masks at Large Gatherings, Warning of Crowd Risks

In a briefing, officials said the “highest risk”gatherings are those attended by people from outside the local area and where it is hard to stay six feet apart.
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CDC woes bring Director Redfield's troubled past as an AIDS researcher to light

As the coronavirus death toll  in the US  tops 107,000, questions have intensified over what could have been done to avoid such a catastrophic loss of life.  Beyond criticism of President Donald Trump himself, scrutiny has fallen particularly hard on the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its embattled director, Dr. Robert Redfield, whom Trump appointed to the job in 2018.
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The C.D.C. Waited ‘Its Entire Existence for This Moment.’ What Went Wrong?

The technology was old, the data poor, the bureaucracy slow, the guidance confusing, the administration not in agreement. The coronavirus shook the world’s premier health agency, creating a loss of confidence and hampering the U.S. response to the crisis.
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CDC Was ‘Never Blind’ To Early Spread Of Coronavirus In US, Director Says

(CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was “never blind” to the early spread of the coronavirus in the United States, the agency’s director, Dr. Robert Redfield, told reporters on Friday. Redfield defended the CDC’s surveillance for the coronavirus and denied that the agency missed the spread of the virus across the country. “We were never blind when it came to surveillance for coronavirus 19,” Redfield said. “The reality is the surveillance systems that CDC had developed over...
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CDC was 'never blind' to early spread of coronavirus within the US, director says

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was "never blind" to the early spread of the coronavirus in the United States, the agency's director Dr. Robert Redfield said on Friday. Redfield defended the CDC's surveillance for the coronavirus.
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Report: CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield Concerned Trump Admin Has It Out for Him

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield is on thin ice at the White House, according to a Wednesday report by CNN, with sources telling the network Redfield is personally concerned that he may be out of a job during the middle of the coronavirus pandemic.Read more...
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CDC's Redfield in the hot seat as White House looks for someone to blame

A day after President Donald Trump privately excoriated the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Republican senators during a lunch on Capitol Hill, the fate of the agency's director, Dr. Robert Redfield, is in question.
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Where is the CDC? How Trump sidelined the public health agency in a pandemic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been at the heart of activity in previous health emergencies but its science-based approach is out of favour at the White HouseRobert Redfield, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the world’s premier public health agency, was stooped over the White House lectern. He conceded that the coronavirus pandemic had “overwhelmed” the US, and that there would be a “difficult” second wave of the virus later in the year.Hi...
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Trump Administration Plans to Extend Virus Border Restrictions Indefinitely

Orders that have effectively sealed the United States to migrants seeking protection from persecution would remain in place until a health official declared the virus no longer a threat.
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CDC’s Guidance On Reopening Goes Much Further Than White House’s Plan

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and restrictive than the plan released by the White House last month. The guidance, which was shelved by Trump administration officials, also offered recommendations to help communities decide when to shut facilities down again during future flareups of COVID-19. The Associated Press obtained a 63-page document that is ...
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CDC coronavirus guidance more restrictive than White House

By JASON DEAREN and MIKE STOBBE GAINESVILLE, Fla.— Advice from the top U.S. disease control experts on how to safely reopen businesses and institutions during the coronavirus pandemic was more detailed and restrictive than the plan released by the White House last month. The guidance, which was shelved by Trump administration officials, also offered recommendations to help communities decide when to shut facilities down again during future flareups of COVID-19. The Associated Press obtained a 63...
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At Senate Hearing, Government Experts Paint Bleak Picture of the Pandemic

The downbeat assessment of Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and Dr. Robert R. Redfield contradicted President Trump’s growing insistence that the nation has put the coronavirus behind it.
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The Big Picture

When I posted my COVID19 turning points one of mine – and one that many TPM Readers shared – was listening to New York Times science and health reporter Donald McNeil on The Daily podcast on February 27th clearly comparing COVID to the 1918 Spanish Flu epidemic in which “not everybody died, but everybody knew somebody who died.” Here is McNeil talking to Christiane Amanpour about the federal response to the epidemic. There’s no new fact you won’t know. Or not many. But he puts the whole picture...
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Top Science and Health Officials Offer Sobering View of Reopening Readiness

Despite progress on a vaccine, there is no guarantee it will be effective, experts said, and testing and contact tracing are still short of the levels needed.
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At Senate Hearing, Government Experts Paint Bleak Picture of the Pandemic

The downbeat assessment of Drs. Anthony S. Fauci and Robert R. Redfield contradicted President Trump’s growing insistence that the nation has put the coronavirus behind it.
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Coronavirus US live: Fauci testifies pandemic is not 'under control' in America

Fauci says opening too soon may cause says ‘spikes’ leading to larger outbreaksAnalysis shows thousands in US getting Covid-19 at workPence will avoid close contact with TrumpThe race for a vaccine: how Trump’s ‘America First’ approach slows the global searchCoronavirus – latest global updatesGet a fresh perspective on America – sign up to our First Thing newsletter 6.27pm BST The hearing is winding up now, but not before Republican Senator Mitt Romney, of Utah, described scathingly how he i...
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White House Orders Staff to Wear Masks as Trump Misrepresents Testing Record

At a news conference, the president reiterated that he would not wear a mask himself and again exaggerated the availability of testing for the coronavirus.
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