Eight Governors Urge Azar, Perna To Ship Second Doses Of Pfizer Vaccine

By Beth Wang / January 7, 2021 at 7:37 PM
Eight Democratic governors want HHS Secretary Alex Azar and Operation Warp Speed Chief Operating Officer Gen. Gustave Perna to release the second doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, which federal officials have held back saying they would send them once it’s time to administer second doses to those who received the first dose. The governors say that while the doses sit in Pfizer freezers waiting to be shipped, the United States is losing 2,661 Americans each day. “The failure to distribute...

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