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Fauci Downplays Trump’s Criticism As ‘Strictly Business’ and a ‘Distraction’

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in a radio interview on Monday downplayed critical remarks against him made by President Donald Trump, who said "people are tired of hearing Fauci" and called him a "disaster." Fauci told California radio station KNX1070 that Trump's comments were a "distraction," and said he didn't take them personally. "It’s like in 'The Godfather': nothing personal, strictly business as far as I’m concerned. I just want to do my job and take care of the people of this country,” Fauci told the station. Trump, in a series of tweets Monday, poked fuRead More From Source