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Surgeon General Singles Out People Of Color To Stop Alcohol, Drugs In COVID-19 Fight

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Friday singled out African Americans and Latino communities at the White House COVID-19 press briefing, telling them to refrain from “alcohol, tobacco and drugs” to protect their health during the pandemic.  Minutes later, after a challenge from a reporter, he said his comments were “not meant to be offensive” […]

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U.S. Surgeon General Dodges Coronavirus Question, Praises Trump’s Health In Interview

On Sunday, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams dodged questions about how many Americans have been tested for coronavirus, continuing a pattern of perplexing, misleading messaging from President Donald Trump’s administration as the virus is spreading throughout the country. When CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Adams how many people have been tested in the U.S., the […]