CNN’s Pamela Brown looks at former Trump White House press secretary Sarah Sanders’ delayed support of the coronavirus vaccines even as Sanders blames President Biden, Democrats and Dr. Fauci, among others, for vaccine hesitancy.
Top Biden medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that people should follow official recommendations on booster shots and says that data on boosters for Moderna and J&J recipients is coming in “a couple to three weeks.”
Vaccine advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration declined to recommend the agency approve Covid-19 booster doses for everyone who got vaccinated six months ago or longer. However, they did recommend a more limited step: emergency use authorization for people 65 and older, and for people at high risk of severe infection. CNN’s Jake Tapper discusses with Dr. Anthony Fauci.
On CNN’s State of the Union with Jake Tapper, top Biden medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci responds to criticism that the White House got ahead of the science by announcing plans to offer booster shots to most Americans before health officials issued their own guidance.
Democratic Rep. Nikema Williams of Georgia, a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, tells CNN’s Pamela Brown she’s confident that the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the reconciliation package will pass in the coming days.
Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar, who represents a district along the US-Mexico border in Texas, tells CNN’s Pamela Brown that if Vice President Kamala Harris has been tasked with responding to challenges at the border, she should make a visit to the border to see the situation firsthand.
Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy has repeatedly criticized Democrats for increasing the national debt while arguing that “every amount of money spent in the Trump administration was accounted for” during his presidency. CNN’s Holmes Lybrand breaks down the facts.
Moderate and progressive Democrats seem unable to agree about the $3.5T spending bill, but House ‘Problem Solver’ caucus member Crissy Houlahan (D-PA) says, ‘It all looks like a disaster until it’s not.’