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White House Warns Congressional Inaction Is Harming U.S. COVID Response

HeadlineOct 13, 2022

At the White House, COVID task force leader Dr. Ashish Jha said frontline healthcare workers could face shortages of personal protective equipment this winter, after the White House redirected resources away from the national stockpile in order to continue making vaccines widely available.

Dr. Ashish Jha: “All of this is made just dramatically harder by congressional inaction. You can’t fight a deadly virus without resources. And congressional inaction is really costly.”

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