Adams compared his claims about the ineffectiveness of wearing masks to treating asthma with cigarettes. And that was his defense.
While the White House scales back efforts to combat the coronavirus, the president is back to planning campaign rallies and golfing.
Amber Ruffin blasted Jerome Adams for telling people of color to "step it up."
Jerome Adams then said he didn't mean to offend and his advice was for "all Americans." He was addressing the disproportionate rate of minority deaths.
The surgeon general warned the coronavirus pandemic would bring the "hardest and saddest" week of most Americans' lives.
Vice Admiral Jerome Adams called on the nine Republican governors who have not issued statewide stay-at-home orders to "do their part."
“Another important message from an important celebrity," the actor said of his post.
Jerome Adams complimented Trump's health but offered little information about who has been or will be tested for coronavirus.
Instead of receiving needed addiction treatment, black Americans have historically been incarcerated for drug-related offenses.
Indiana Health Commissioner Jerome Adams and then-Gov. Mike Pence wrestled with moral questions for months before approving a needle-exchange program.