As winter weather merges with many people moving life indoors, global health experts say wearing masks could save 100,000 lives from COVID-19 by January 1.
Gates wrote about how important it was to collaborate with his father on the Gates Foundation and how his father set an example of working hard.
Atlas' appointment is viewed by some as an attempt to counter the opinions of Coronavirus Task Force members such as Dr. Anthony Fauci.
Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has questioned the position of anti-vaxxers amid the COVID-19 crisis.
"But we have a lack of coordinated effort," Gates said. "That's just the truth across the United States."
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