WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci says the United States is in an ``unnecessary predicament” of soaring COVID-19 cases fueled by unvaccinated Americans and the virulent delta variant.

KGAB logo
Get our free mobile app

The nation's top infectious diseases expert tells CNN's “State of the Union” that "we’re going in the wrong direction,’’ and he describes himself as ``very frustrated” with rising infection rate.

He says recommending that the vaccinated wear masks is ``under active consideration’’ by the government’s leading public health officials.

Fauci also suggests booster shots may be suggested for people with suppressed immune systems who have been vaccinated.

30 Photos That Show Just How Much Casper Has Changed in 15 Years

It is easy to forget the how quickly the world changes around us. These photos show how much Casper has changed in a relatively short period of time.

More From KGAB