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Bash asks Surgeon General if Fox News disinformation is killing people
02:05 - Source: CNN
CNN  — 

As the coronavirus mounts a fresh US assault, it is again tearing at the nation’s political divides in a way that multiplies its own impact and makes clear in a supposed summer of freedom that the battle against the virus is far from over.

President Joe Biden is locked in a showdown with Facebook over vaccine misinformation. His predecessor, Donald Trump, is now weighing in, linking his Big Lie over election fraud to Biden’s management of the Covid-19 crisis in a way that could brew even more of the vaccine hesitancy that is causing thousands of Americans to become infected.