The chief scientific adviser on President Trump's Operation Warp Speed panel is predicting that Americans may be able to return to normal life by the middle of next year. What are the details? Dr. Moncef Slaoui told CNN's Jake Tapper on Sunday that tens of millions of COVID-19 vaccines will begin shipping to immunization sitesContinue reading "Top Operation Warp Speed doctor says US could reach 'herd immunity,' return to normal life by May 2021"
The New York Republican Party and several pundits and commentators lambasted New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo after he gave a speech over the weekend criticizing the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic and saying that strong leaders admit their mistakes. Plugging his new book on leadership during the pandemic at Riverside Church inContinue reading "Hypocritical Gov. Andrew Cuomo says strong leaders 'admit your mistakes' — though he won't admit his"
Dr. Anthony Fauci said that it will still be very necessary to wear face masks and to practice social distancing even after a coronavirus vaccine becomes available and a person has been vaccinated. During a Sunday appearance on CNN's "State of the Union," Fauci told CNN anchor Jake Tapper, "I would recommend to people toContinue reading "Fauci says masks and social distancing still necessary even after COVID-19 vaccine; talks about Christmas gatherings"
President Donald Trump held a press conference in the Rose Garden on Friday to give an update on Operation Warp Speed and the development and production of vaccines for COVID-19. The administration said that vaccine development has progressed to the point where they hope about 20 million Americans will be immunized from the virus byContinue reading "Trump administration says 20 million Americans will get COVID vaccine by end of December"
Dr. Anthony Fauci uncharacteristically painted a potentially rosy future regarding the coronavirus pandemic. The director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases claimed that the coronavirus outbreak would not be a pandemic for "a lot longer." On Thursday, Fauci proclaimed, "Certainly it's not going to be a pandemic for a lot longer becauseContinue reading "Fauci: Coronavirus won't be a pandemic for 'a lot longer' due to vaccines; working with Trump administration is 'stressful'"
Pfizer has announced a possible 90% effective COVID-19 vaccine, and now, with Joe Biden projected to win the election, the Left seems to be trying to make sure the former vice president gets credit for the Trump administration-backed vaccine. On the radio program Monday, Glenn Beck pointed out how CNN and MSNBC have suddenly goneContinue reading "'This is really dangerous': Glenn Beck blasts Left's apparent plans to UNRAVEL Trump's victories"
New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has somehow become an authority among liberals on how to properly manage the response to COVID-19 in spite of his state's objectively terrible coronavirus outcomes, said on "Good Morning America" on Monday that it is "bad news" that the potential COVID-19 vaccine was developed "two months before JoeContinue reading "NY Gov. Cuomo says it's 'bad news' that a vaccine has potentially been developed 'two months before Joe Biden takes over'"
Dr. Anthony Fauci says that early COVID-19 vaccines will likely only prevent symptoms — not stop transmission. He also pointed out that such vaccines may only be 50% or 60% effective. What are the details? According to a report from Yahoo! Finance, Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, cautioned thatContinue reading "Fauci says early COVID vaccines will prevent symptoms, not block disease — and may be only 50% to 60% effective"
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) on Monday said he is not confident in the Food and Drug Administration's approval process for a potential COVID-19 vaccine or in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Speaking with ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos, Cuomo added that he believes the American people share his skepticism ofContinue reading "New York Gov. Cuomo casts doubts on potential COVID vaccine"
Pfizer Inc. said Friday it could apply for emergency use authorization in the United States of its COVID-19 vaccine by late November. In an open letter, Pfizer Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla made the announcement about the progress in developing a coronavirus vaccine with its partner BioNTech, a biotechnology company that manufactures immunotherapies."I know thereContinue reading "Pfizer says it could apply for emergency use authorization of COVID-19 vaccine by late November"