Former President Trump slammed two of his administration’s coronavirus task force members, Dr. Anthony Fauci and Dr. Deborah Birx in a lengthy statement Monday evening as “two self-promoters trying to reinvent history” following the televised interview where both faulted the former administration response to the Coronavirus pandemic.
President Trump for the first time publicly criticized White House coronavirus task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx for taking “the bait and hit us” in regards to her response to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) criticism, calling it “pathetic.”
Vice President Mike Pence told reporters on Tuesday that the White House is in “preliminary discussions” about plans to wind down the coronavirus task force and shift the public health response management to federal agencies by as early as June.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) plans on demanding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to push for oversight hearings next week to investigate President Trump and his administration involved in the White House coronavirus task force for “failure at implementing” properly the numerous coronavirus relief packages.
President Trump and members of his Coronavirus Task Force held a press briefing on the coronavirus at the White House Wednesday evening.
President Trump and members of his Coronavirus Task Force held a press briefing on the coronavirus at the White House Tuesday evening.