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The Nobel Prize winners, who have been winning in chemistry, medicine and physics since 1975, praised Biden to the its “willingness to listen to experts” and to support scientifically sound decisions, even during the global coronavirus pandemic. The signatories represent the largest group of Nobel Prize winners to support a candidate for office, according to the Biden campaign.
“At no point in our nation’s history has there been a greater need for our leaders to appreciate the value of science in formulating public order,” said her letter.
“During his long service in the civil service, Joe Biden has shown his willingness to listen to experts, his understanding of the value of international collaboration in research, and his respect for the contribution immigrants make to the intellectual life of our country,” she added .
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The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in more than 6 million cases and 184,697 deaths in the country, according to data Johns Hopkins University.
Critics have struck President TrumpDonald John TrumpMelania Trump used a private email account in the White House, says ex-boyfriend, Trump repeats the drug test call before the debates, claiming Biden is on some kind of improvement. How Markey beat a Kennedy MOREThe government responsible for dealing with the coronavirus crisis accuses the president of reacting too slowly.
Biden took up this criticism during his campaign, urging Trump to listen to scientists as they make decisions. He is expected to target the president for his management of the crisis during his Delaware remarks On Wednesday.
“The numerous crises in our country, including misinformation, call for a leader with a deep admiration for science and truth,” said Roger Kornberg, who received the 2006 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, in a statement. “I support Joe Biden’s science-friendly agenda and sensible approach to public health decisions.”
Recent polls have identified dissatisfaction with the president’s handling of the pandemic, including a CNN poll in August that found 58 percent of respondents disapproved of Trump’s management of the crisis.