Here’s what she said.
According to The Daily Wire, White House Coronavirus Taskforce Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx warned Americans stating that “we are in a new phase” in the coronavirus pandemic.
“So, are we in a new phase of the pandemic?” CNN’s Dana Bash asked Birx. “And if so, what are you going to do to change course?”
“I think those are two very critical questions because we are in a new phase,” Birx responded. “And that’s why I really wanted to make it clear to the American people.”
“But I want to be very clear. What we’re seeing today is different from March and April. It is extraordinarily widespread. It’s into the rural as equal urban areas,” Birx said. “And to everybody who lives in a rural area, you are not immune or protected from this virus. And that’s why we keep saying, no matter where you live in America, you need to wear a mask and socially distance, do the personal hygiene pieces.” You can read the full article here.