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Mollie Hemingway: Democrats Are Exploiting Covid To Push Left-Wing Policies On America

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During Monday's edition of FNC's "Special Report" panel, "The Federalist" writer Mollie Hemingway replied to the CDC Director's warning of "impending doom" about the next wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, saying "this deadly virus has been the greatest political gift to the Democratic Party since the Great Depression."


BRET BAIER, FNC: Molly, that was quite something from the CDC director, but I will say that she said she would throw away the script, but it did look like she was still on-script as she was delivering that, but she is delivering a stern warning.

MOLLIE HEMINGWAY, THE FEDERALIST: One thing I appreciated about what she said was that she admitted it was just her feeling and not based on science. And it couldn't be, because we have such a reason for optimism, given 91 million Americans have been vaccinated. And given the trends we have seen in recent months.

Joe Biden said it's not political. But the fact is this deadly virus has been the greatest political gift to the Democratic Party since the Great Depression. And they are wanting it to continue so they can exploit it for their political and partisan ends of greatly expanding the size and scope of the federal government and having control over people's lives.

So what I think they don't quite recognize, though, is that so many Americans are beyond done with this. They understand the science. They understand the reality that it is a deadly virus, but the reaction to it has to have at some point an end.



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