White House Coronavirus Response Team member Dr. Anthony Fauci was both slammed and praised over an appearance on MSNBC in which he told host Rachel Maddow that he had been prevented from coming on her show.
“I’ve been wanting to come on your show for months and months,” Fauci told Maddow on Friday night. “You’ve been asking me to come on your show for months and months, and it’s just gotten blocked. That’s, I mean, let’s call it what it is. It just got blocked because they didn’t like the way you handle things, and they didn’t want me on.”
“‘Why would you want to go on Rachel