Trump’s Vax Promises Unrealistic, Liberals Charge

A Democratic senator and advocates at the left-leaning Center for American Progress (CAP) argued that the Trump administration is ill prepared to produce and deliver a vaccine in line with the president’s timeline, during a call with reporters on Thursday afternoon.

President Trump has pledged that all Americans will have a vaccine by April.

Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), ranking member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, said she has been calling for a comprehensive national plan to distribute a vaccine for months, but the administration has offered only “a few fragmented puzzle pieces.”

She said that while she was pleased to receive a plan, the HHS blueprint lacks answers to critical questions such as how to serve vaccines at low temperatures, how to scale up the work force to ensure there are enough professionals to administer the vaccine, and how to ensure that the vaccine will be

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