Talk show host Hugh Hewitt pushed Dr. Anthony Fauci on whether he should step down from his position as the nation’s most prevalent face of the pandemic for undermining public health.
In a recent episode of “The Hugh Hewitt Show,” the host admitted that COVID-19 “controversies” among health officials such as “botched testing at the beginning, no research on masks for children in primary care, the J&J pause, [and] the controversy over the use or non-use of Ivermectin” have harmed his trust in health agencies.
“I’ve lost confidence in the CDC and the FDA. And I actually believe a lot of Americans, a significant part of America, now have lost confidence in you, Dr. Fauci,” Hewitt said. “Is there a point where you will say, ‘I do more harm than good because people don’t listen to me anymore’ and step aside?”
“No, absolutely, unequivocally no, Hugh,” Fauci replied indignantly. He cited the pandemic as an “evolving situation” that required