The total $483 billion in tax revenue lost each year is only “the tip of the iceberg,” says one data scientist.
The AstraZeneca vaccine was almost entirely financed by taxpayers and charitable trusts.
Recognition as the vaccine’s joint inventor could help the U.S. government steward the vaccine’s use and broaden access.
Misinformation and making sure marginalized communities have access to the vaccine remain key obstacles.
The union threatened that 10,000 police would go on leave when the mandate went into effect.
G20 nations constitute 62 percent of the global population but have used 82 percent of the world’s COVID-19 vaccines.
Less than 3 percent of people in low-income countries have received even a single dose of the COVID vaccine.
Over 400,000 vaccinated and unvaccinated guards potentially serve as vectors for spreading disease.
Pfizer’s data will be reviewed by the FDA, which could recommend authorization for its use within weeks.
The proposal remains deadlocked at the World Trade Organization more than five months after the White House endorsed it.