Govt.-Funded Pandemic Vaccine Facility Not Making COVID-19 Vaccines

By John Wilkerson / February 17, 2021 at 4:57 PM
One of the four facilities that were built with the help of taxpayer money to respond to pandemics is not making coronavirus vaccines or therapies because the company the government partnered with sold the facility in late 2016, and the new owner isn’t required to let the government claim production capacity, sources familiar with the sale said. Now President Joe Biden wants to build two more government vaccine facilities to help respond to pandemics. In preparation for a flu pandemic,...

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