Dr. Anthony Fauci warns of post-holiday COVID-19 wave
The TSA said Sunday's more than 1.2 million travelers was the most recorded since the COVID-19 pandemic began. December has already been the deadliest month on record.
NBC's Carol Lee brings us the latest from the Trump administration after warnings from Dr. Fauci and Dr. Birx about post-Thanksgiving coronavirus surges. Aired on 11/30/2020. Dr Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious diseases expert, speaks to Newsnight about the impact of household mixing over Christmas and the "politicisation" of the US' public health response to coronavirus. Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Francis Collins, National Institutes of Health Director, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and several frontline workers receive the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine as a part of a NIH Ceremonial COVID-19 Vaccine Kick-Off event. The CDC will start requiring travelers from the U.K. test negative for COVID-19 within 72 hours of their flight to the U.S. This comes as hospitals and health officials fear a massive post-holiday surge on top of already spiking cases. Dr. Bob Lahita, professor of medicine at New York Medical College and chairman of medicine St. Joseph University Hospital, joined CBSN to discuss the latest on the pandemic in the U.S.