Vaccine ‘within weeks’President Donald Trump has said at rallies, debates and press conferences that a vaccine could arrive within weeks.
Kadlec was responding to a series of questions from The Associated Press and Frontline shortages of critical medical supplies.
He said the administration needs more, consistent, flexible funding from Congress to shore up the Strategic National Stockpile of medical supplies and drugs and expand domestic manufacturing.
“We need to claw back our medical supply chain back to the U.S.,” said Sen. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., who has sponsored bills to bolster the U.S. pharmaceutical manufacturing base.
“It is time to reevaluate the complete medical supply chain in the U.S.