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As we await the start of Trump’s press conference, Joe Biden has arrived in Duluth, Minnesota, to tour a union training center.
As Biden was shown a welding station at the carpenters’ training facility, he exclaimed, “I’ll be damned!”
In Duluth, Minnesota, Joe Biden is taking a tour of a carpenter’s training facility. His first stop of three is at a welding station, where he just exclaimed, “I’ll be damned!” in reaction to learning about the technology. pic.twitter.com/GeZj57gECA
The New York Times has obtained emails showing how HHS spokesperson Michael Caputo and his deputy sought to silence the CDC.
The Times reports:
On June 30, as the coronavirus was cresting toward its summer peak, Dr. Paul Alexander, a new science adviser at the Department of Health and Human Services, composed a scathing two-page critique of an interview given by a revered scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Dr. Anne Schuchat, a 32-year veteran of the C.D.C. and its principal deputy director, had appealed to Americans to wear masks and warned, ‘We have way too much virus across the country.’ But Dr. Alexander, a part-time assistant professor of health research methods, appeared sure he understood the coronavirus better.