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Nearly six months into a presidency fully engulfed in a battle against a global pandemic, President Joe Biden is in a standoff with senators in his own party over who should lead the US Food and Drug Administration, a key post in the fight against Covid-19 -- with no indication the White House will name a permanent commissioner anytime soon. ...
COVID-19 vaccines for kids under 12 could be available by early to mid-winter — offering relief to millions of parents, a Food and Drug Administration official said Thursday. The agency hopes to au… ...
Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb joined Stephanie Ruhle to discuss the spike in coronavirus cases among unvaccinated communities nationwide. He explains vaccine misinformation, the prospects of vaccine and mask mandates as the Delta variant spreads, the safety of vaccines for kids, and what breakthrough Covid-19 cases show about vaccine effectiveness. "The vaccines do work," he stresses. ...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will decide on full approval of Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for those aged 16 and older no later than early next year.   ...

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