CDC review identifies public health guidance authored under Trump administration that downplayed severity of pandemic

March 15, 2021 ☼ pandemictrumpcdc

Source: The Washington Post

Link: CDC review identifies public health guidance authored under Trump administration that downplayed severity of pandemic

Federal health officials have identified several controversial recommendations about coronavirus testing and school reopenings released during the Trump administration that it says were “not primarily authored” by staff of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and don’t reflect the best scientific evidence, based on a review ordered by its new director.

This is what happens when you prioritize ideology over evidence.