It’s time for Nancy Pelosi to have a taste of her own medicine.
The House speaker is fond of attacking her political opponents as racists and sexists. Now she has some comments of her own to explain.
Major news outlets have been buzzing with news of Pelosi’s attack on Dr. Deborah Birx, who, along with Dr. Anothony Fauci, has led the White House coronavirus task force. But while Fauci is in Pelosi’s good graces, Birx is in Pelosi’s crosshairs.
Eddie Scarry is calling out Pelosi for her sexist treatment of Dr. Birx:
There’s no other word for what Dr. Deborah Birx of the White House Coronavirus Task Force is facing other than sexism.
How else could you explain House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s recent slight against one of the country’s most influential doctors, the substance of which amounted to nothing more than, I don’t like her?
…The initial report, by Politico on Friday, quoted Pelosi as privately saying to White House officials, “Deborah Birx is the worst. Wow, what horrible hands you’re in.” She went on to praise a man, Dr. Anthony Fauci, head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, as a “hero.”
There is literally almost no difference between Birx and Fauci in terms of the information they have provided the public.
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