WH Coronavirus Task Force Coordinator Throws Cold Water on Doomsday Scenarios



Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House task force on coronavirus, took a crack Wednesday at scientific models that have projected doomsday scenarios for the coronavirus pandemic, saying that the estimates do not take into account adjustments made to stop the spread of the virus.

“And I think the numbers that have been put out there are actually very frightening to people,” Birx said of some of the models that have projected that between 50-60 percent of the population could become infected.

“On a model that you just run full out, you can get to those numbers if you have zero controls and you do nothing.”

“And we

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