Dr. Anthony Fauci sees the writing on the wall and has acted to stave off any chance for criticism or further scrutiny.
Fauci knows Republicans are going to win the House majority and probably the Senate too, and that's why he announced that he would step down from his multiple government positions in December, after the midterms but before the new Congress would be sworn in.
Fauci is currently the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases director, the chief of the NIAID Laboratory of Immunoregulation, and chief medical advisor to President Joe Biden.
“I will be leaving these positions in December of this year to pursue the next chapter of my career,” Fauci said Monday.
He had previously said he would serve until the end of Biden's first term, but he knows Republicans would be investigating him and may even try to get him ousted if he stays that long.
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