Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb shared some good news that the Delta variant surge “is starting to slow in some states,” but he added a “but” and noted that “some states still face hard weeks ahead as the burden on stretched healthcare systems will continue to grow despite the declines in new daily case totals”:


As we told you yesterday, the CDC shared bogus numbers from Florida that skewed the entire narrative:

Here are the real numbers, which are much, much better:

And as for how Florida is doing compared to other states, maybe journos from California shouldn’t be so quick to say how well mitigation measures work to slow the spread of the virus:

Here’s California via the NYT:

And here’s Florida:

If California is so, so good at combating COVID-19, please explain November – February for us:



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