Anthony Fauci, America’s top infectious diseases expert, has pushed back at a concerted campaign by Donald Trump and his allies to discredit his response to the coronavirus pandemic. ‘I believe for the most part you can trust respected medical authorities,’ Fauci told a virtual forum at Georgetown University in Washington. ‘I believe I’m one of them, so I think you can trust me.’
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