‘Disloyal’ Trump Appointees Quit CDC, Deny Being Forced Out

The CDC has received a mountain of criticism surrounding its efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Many lawmakers and health experts have criticized the agency, claiming it has struggled to effectively present a united front with Trump and his administration.” – The Hill, August 15, 2020

The CDC has fought questions about its trust and credibility and drawn accusations from the West Wing that the agency bungled early efforts to ramp up testing — a critical misstep in the nation’s handling of the crisis. CDC officials in May told CNN that their agency’s efforts to mount a coordinated response to the Covid-19 pandemic had been hamstrung by the White House.” – CNN, August 15, 2020″

‘Disloyal’ Trump Appointees Quit CDC, Deny Being Forced Out