Sen. Rand Paul has had enough – of the coronavirus scare-mongering, that is.
On Tuesday, the Kentucky Republican lit into the administration’s top coronavirus bureaucrat, Dr. Anthony Fauci, for incorrectly warning of mass hospitalizations and death from COVID-19, which he (and many others) say has dramatically slowed the reopening of the country because public officials and legions of Americans are still frightened out of their wits.
“It is a fatal conceit to believe any one person or small group of people has the knowledge necessary to direct an economy or dictate public health behavior,” Paul said Tuesday during a Senate hearing. “I think government health experts during this pandemic need to show caution in their prognostications.”
He went on to accuse Fauci and other public health ‘experts’ of “instilling undue fear” in school teachers over the pandemic, repeating his desire that schools ought to