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Fauci Warns of ‘Dark January’ Amid N.Y. Hospital Capacity Fears

  • NYC indoor dining may shut if hospital data doesn’t improve
  • Top infectious disease expert is guest at Cuomo daily briefing
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Dr. Fauci Says January Could Be 'Real Dark Time' for Us

Anthony Fauci, the U.S. government’s top infectious-disease expert, warned that the Christmas season could be worse than Thanksgiving for fueling the spread of Covid-19.

“Without substantial mitigation, the middle of January could be a really dark time for us,” Fauci said at a news briefing held by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday.