“CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky last week ordered a ‘reset’ of the agency, which will focus on creating a faster dissemination of information and response to new health threats. Some moves include internal staffing changes and steps that will streamline the data release process.”

Former White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx “previously touted the partnership between private and federal agencies as the best way to achieve these same goals — a point she reiterated Sunday, saying the private sector is ‘willing to help us.”