Still, the doctors who have been crafting guidance for reopening states’ economies are concerned about the growing number of cases and some are vexed that their advice has not been heeded, two officials said.

“Birx is getting increasingly frustrated,” said an administration official with knowledge of the situation. “For her to get to that point, you know that’s bad.”…

The doctors are also dismayed at the treatment of Fauci, who has come under sharp criticism from top White House officials, including Trump, Meadows and trade adviser Peter Navarro.

“We’re just trying to help. We’re just trying to do our best for the public health of the nation,” said one administration official on the task force. “What happened to Tony (Fauci) … I don’t even know how to characterize it other than it’s shocking.”

None of the doctors appeared with Trump at his briefing on Tuesday.