5 highlights from POLITICO’s Healthcare Summit

The government is unlikely to repeat the success of Operation Warp Speed Xavier Becerra, Secretary of HHS minimized expectations that the Biden administration will be able to resume Operation Warp Speed ​​in developing the next generation of Covid-19 vaccines unless the effort gets a lot more money from Congress. The recent deal to raise the debt ceiling saved about $5 billion in funding for Project NextGen, which aims to develop new Covid vaccines and treatments. But in an interview with White House reporter Adam Cancryn, Becerra complained that Congress isn’t…

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Tune in to POLITICO’s Healthcare Summit

Becerra is the headliner of today’s POLITICO Health Care Summit. | Images by Alex Wong/Getty POLITICIAN Health Care Summit it’s happening now and you still have time to tune in for the biggest days journalists: Representative. Greg Murphy (RN.C.) on the health care spending crisis Representative. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) on financially viable care White House Covid-19 Response Coordinator Ashish Jha on overcoming the health emergency Secretary of Health and Human Services Saverio Becerra on the record and priorities of the Biden administration POLITICIAN by David Lim detail the critical issues…

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