Anthony Fauci

Dr. Fauci: ‘We Don’t Know’ How Less Likely People Are to Transmit Coronavirus When Wearing a Mask

Dr. Anthony Fauci, of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, suggested in an interview with MarketWatch on Friday that young people are “becoming part of the problem” in the outbreak of the Chinese coronavirus and admitted that experts “don’t know exactly” to what extent people are less likely to transmit the coronavirus when they are wearing a mask.

Commuters wear masks as a precaution whilst travelling on a London Underground metro train in the morning in central London on March 18, 2020 as people take precautions amid the coronavirus outbreak. - The British government will on Wednesday unveil a raft of emergency powers to deal with the coronavirus …

Fauci Goes Maskless in D.C., Which Exempts ‘on Duty’ Government Employees from Enforcement

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the face of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, was spotted going maskless in D.C. on Thursday evening as the rest of the city abides by Mayor Muriel Bowser’s (D) recent mask mandate, which requires those ages three and older to wear masks but exempts “on duty” lawmakers and government employees. Violation of the order can result in up to $1,000 in fines per violation.

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, center, smiles as he watches an opening day baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the New York Yankees at Nationals Park, Thursday, July 23, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)