Anthony Fauci Says Masks, Social Distancing Will Still Be Needed After COVID Vaccine Is Ready

KEY POINTS

  • Fauci told New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy that masks and social distancing will still be key to help the U.S. "get back to normal" after a vaccine is available
  • Fauci's comments echoed CDC Director Robert Redfield's to the Senate during a Sept. 16 subcommittee hearing
  • As of Friday, John Hopkins said the U.S. was nearing 7 million confirmed cases

As the U.S. coronavirus pandemic neared 7 million confirmed cases...