Sidelining the CDC Means Sidelining Science

The undercutting of the CDC puts American lives in danger

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The world is in the midst of the worst pandemic in more than 100 years, with the most dramatic and damaging spread in the United States. And rather than leaning on the knowledge and experience of people who have dedicated their careers to pandemic response, the White House is seeking to create…

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Alexandra Sifferlin

Alexandra Sifferlin

Health and science journalist. Former editor of Medium’s Covid-19 Blog and deputy editor at Elemental. TIME Magazine writer before that

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