A Republican senator who grilled Dr Anthony Fauci over his financial disclosures – leading a frustrated Fauci to call him under his breath a ‘moron’ – has published the public health expert’s federal records.
The records show that Fauci – the highest-paid federal employee, who earns more than President Joe Biden – and his wife, the top bioethicist at the National Institutes of Health, have a combined wealth of $10.4 million.
Fauci, 80, has lead the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984 and, if he continues until the end of Biden’s term in 2024, will have made roughly $2.5 million as the president’s chief medical advisor.
Fauci’s records show that he and his wife were paid $5,000 to attend a virtual awards ceremony in December 2020, and also have an interest in an Italian restaurant in San Francisco, Jackson Fillmore Trattoria.
The restaurant did not make them any money, however, the disclosures show.
Roger Marshall, who represents Kansas, clashed with the…