By Breitbart. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) created a “shrine” to honor Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, according to a report on Friday.
Politico’s Playbook reported on Friday that people turned the areas by the NIH elevators into a “shrine” to honor Fauci[.]
The report follows as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told White House chief of staff Mark Meadows and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that coronavirus task force coordinator Deborah Birx was spreading misinformation.
“Deborah Birx is the worst,” Pelosi told Meadows and Mnuchin. “Wow, what horrible hands you’re in.”
However, she praised Fauci, saying he “came to his sense, and is now a hero.” (Read more from “NIH Makes ‘Shrine’ to Dr. Fauci” HERE)
Takeaways From Fauci’s Testimony
By The Hill. . .Here are … takeaways from Friday’s hearing before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Response, led by House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.).
Fauci appears more optimistic about vaccine prospects
Fauci, who heads the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said he was “cautiously optimistic” a vaccine would be approved by the end of the year, and widely distributed throughout 2021. . .
Fauci pushes back on hydroxychloroquine study touted by Trump
A study that appears to show hydroxychloroquine as an effective COVID-19 treatment is “flawed,” Fauci told an inquiring member of Congress. (Read more from “Takeaways From Fauci’s Testimony” HERE)