He also said at his campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, last weekend that he had urged his team to "slow down the testing," adding, "When you do testing to that extent, you're going to find more people, you're going to find more cases. So I said to my people, 'Slow the testing down, please.' They test and they test."
Dr. Anthony Fauci said this week, however, that "the virus is not going to disappear" and that no one had told him to slow down on testing.
"None of us have ever been told to slow down on testing. That just is a fact," Fauci said. "In fact, we will be doing more testing… So it's the opposite. We're going to be doing more testing, not less."
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