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Bill Gates says he struggles to trust the CDC and FDA because officials with 'crackpot theories' have sidelined top-notch experts

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Bill Gates is not sugarcoating how he feels about the US coronavirus response: It is bad.
He told STAT's Helen Branswell that the US response to the virus has "been a mismanaged situation every step of the way," and said: "it's unbelievable - the fact that we would be among the worst in the world.”
"You have people at the White House who aren't epidemiologists, you know, saying what a great job they've done," Gates also told Bloomberg. "So it's no longer a set of experts."
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