Trump says Fauci’s warnings about reopening amid coronavirus crisis are not ‘acceptable’
Top coronavirus health expert Dr. Anthony Fauci’s recent warning about the potentially dire consequences of reopening states and schools too soon was “not an acceptable answer,” President Donald Trump said Wednesday.
Trump told reporters at the White House that he was “surprised” by Fauci’s answers during a hearing before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.
Trump did not single out which specific answer from Fauci that he found unacceptable, but referenced Fauci’s testimony about reopening schools in the fall.
Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and a member of the White House task force, said at the hearing that he doubted that an effective vaccine or treatment for the virus would be available by the fall when schools are set to reopen.
“In this case that the idea of having treatments available or a vaccine to facilitate the reentry of …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]