Adm. Giroir: 'Better Communication' Needed On COVID Task Force
Admiral Brett Giroir joins Hallie Jackson to respond to criticism that the amount of tests currently being offered is lagging behind what is needed to control the virus. Giroir says the release of a new rapid test to be distributed around the country will help compensate for that. Aired on 10/01/2020.
"I was furious when I saw that ad. This is Trump hypocrisy 101 being displayed head on," says fmr. Covid Task Force official on the Trump campaign using Fauci's comments out of context. "How dare you? How dare you try to use him as your political pawn?". Aired on 10/12/2020 The White House coronavirus task force held its first public briefing in months, as the country continues to break its new daily record for COVID-19 cases. CBS News correspondent David Begnaud reports, and Dr. Bob Lahita, chairman of medicine at St. Joseph University Hospital, joined CBSN to discuss new guidelines from public health officials, and what precautions need to be taken ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. Kristen Welker reports from Wilmington, where the Biden team is preparing to announce leadership teams on Monday. As coronavirus cases rise across the country, the president launches attacks on Dr. Anthony Fauci and is influenced by a doctor who is not an expert in disease of pandemics. Aired on 10/19/2020.