The Trump administration touted the continued success of ‘Operation Warp Speed’ in its latest update in the fight toward developing the COVID-19 vaccine.
Lt. Gen. Paul Ostrowski of Operation Warp Speed said 100 percent of Americans will have the opportunity to take a COVID-19 vaccine by June of 2021. He made those remarks Monday while speaking to reporters.
Senators returned to Capitol Hill following a Thanksgiving recess to talk coronavirus and economic relief. On Monday, members of the upper chamber met to discuss a stimulus package in hopes of reaching a deal by the end of the year.
The White House’s COVID-19 testing czar said “we should have enough vaccine by the end of the year to immunize 20 million Americans.”
Amid unprecedented economic growth, the Trump administration has continued to work for the prosperity of all Americans. During the traditional Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon Tuesday, President Trump thanked all those who made the country’s recovery possible.
Operation Warp Speed chief adviser Dr. Monsef Slaoui said once a coronavirus vaccine has Emergency Use Authorization, it could be in the public’s hands in as short as a day.
Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said Pfizer and BioNTech will be requesting Emergency Use Authorization from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Friday.
Vice President Mike Pence and the coronavirus task force stand ready to confront the recent spike of covid infections sweeping the nation.
The secretary of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, delivered an update on the status of Moderna and Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccines. On Wednesday, he announced he expects the vaccines to be ready for vulnerable populations by the end of the year.