"It's really too premature right now to be pulling back too much," said Fauci, who's come under the public eye since the start of the pandemic. "I'm concerned that we're still at that level of 70,000, and when people start then pulling back on mitigation methods and mitigation activities, you have the risk, and it is a real risk, of seeing it go back up, and it's not something I'm imagining.
The Former N.C. Governor was of four guests on the show talk about the current state of the GOP after Trump and the first month under a Biden Administration. The moderator and NBC's political director Chuck Todd presented a series of poll numbers from USA Today/Suffolk University indicating 46 percent of Republicans would support a third-party of Trump.