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One on One With Dr. Fauci

Dr. Anthony Fauci talks about his position in the White House and the nation’s coronavirus response.

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Episode Notes

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the NIAID and member of the Trump administration’s coronavirus task force, talks about the surge in cases, reopening schools and the White House’s recent attempts to discredit him.

Guest: Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Podcast production by Mary Wilson, Jayson De Leon, Danielle Hewitt and Daniel Avis.


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The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next. This short daily show is here to help you make sense of things. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.

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  • Mary Harris is the host and managing editor of What Next, Slate's new daily news podcast. She has reported throughout the public radio system, for NPR, Marketplace, and WNYC.