Mexico’s president is remaining hopeful that the U.S. will share some of its COVID-19 vaccine supply. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador confirmed on Tuesday the vaccine request was made during a virtual summit with Joe Biden.
Former White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow highlighted the success of Operation Warp Speed while speaking at the CPAC on Sunday. He described the operation as one of the most extraordinary events in American history.
Former FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb threw his support behind Johnson & Johnson’s newly approved COVID-19 vaccine. In an interview on Sunday, Gottlieb said he believes it’s a “good vaccine,” adding it’s shown to be 85 percent effective at preventing “severe and critical disease.”
The Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization to Johnson and Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday.
Los Angeles County health officials are moving to expand COVID-19 vaccine access to several sectors.
Meghan McCain called for Dr. Anthony Fauci to be removed from the coronavirus task force. During Monday’s episode of “The View,” the cohost questioned Fauci’s lack of direction during the vaccine rollout.
White House spokesperson Jen Psaki attempted to defend Joe Biden’s lack of support for Texas during the recent winter storm.
Governor Asa Hutchinson (R-Ark.) called on Joe Biden to give greater control of vaccine distribution to states.
According to military leaders’ testimony before the House Armed Services Committee Wednesday, troops are putting off receiving the coronavirus vaccine.