• Reports: Coronavirus adviser Dr. Scott Atlas resigns from Trump administration

    1 month ago - By WLWT

    Dr. Scott Atlas, a member of the White House's coronavirus task force, has resigned from his post in the Trump administration, according to reports.
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  • Scott Atlas resigns as Trump COVID-19 adviser

    Scott Atlas resigns as Trump COVID-19 adviser

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    Dr. Scott Atlas, President Trump's controversial special adviser on the coronavirus pandemic, resigned on Monday, according to a report. Atlas was serving on the White House coronavirus task force on a 130-day Special Government Employee detail, and his role was set to expire this week. In his resignation letter obtained by Fox News, Atlas said...
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  • Scott Atlas resigns as Trump's coronavirus adviser

    Scott Atlas resigns as Trump's coronavirus adviser

    1 month ago - By Politico

    Scott Atlas, the controversial physician who became President Donald Trump's hand-picked coronavirus adviser, resigned from the White House on Monday, an administration official confirmed to POLITICO.
    Atlas, a radiologist with no previous experience fighting infectious disease, joined the White House in August after TV appearances on Fox News where he decried fears about Covid-19 as overblown. But Atlas - who won Trump's favor by repeatedly pitching the president on a rosier outlook about the worsening pandemic - clashed with the administration's public health experts, who warned that...
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  • Dr. Scott Atlas resigns as coronavirus adviser to President Trump

    Dr. Scott Atlas resigns as coronavirus adviser to President Trump

    1 month ago - By WGN TV

    WASHINGTON - Dr. Scott Atlas has resigned as special adviser to President Donald Trump on coronavirus, a White House official confirmed to Reuters.
    Stanford doctor Scott Atlas, who has no prior background in infectious diseases or public health, was one of the president's lead science advisers on the pandemic. Atlas has been a public skeptic about mask-wearing and other measures widely accepted by the scientific community to slow the spread of the virus.
    Stanford issued a statement earlier in November saying his views were inconsistent with the university's approach to the pandemic.
    The...
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  • Controversial Trump adviser Dr. Scott Atlas reportedly resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force

    Controversial Trump adviser Dr. Scott Atlas reportedly resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Dr. Scott Atlas, who served as a special adviser to President Donald Trump on the coronavirus, resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force Monday, Fox News and CNN reported.
    Atlas, who joined the task force in August, was a Special Government Employee , meaning his role in the task force was temporary and would not exceed 130 days. His tenure was set to expire this week, according to the Fox News report. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
    "I am writing to resign from my position as Special Advisor to the President of the...
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