Bush Outlines $7.1B Flu-Fighting Strategy
November 2, 2005
by Lauran Neergaard
President Bush outlined a $7.1 billion strategy Tuesday to prepare for a possible worldwide super-flu outbreak, aiming to overhaul the vaccine industry so eventually every American could be inoculated within six months of a pandemic's beginning...
...The states' collective tab would reach $510 million, said Kim Elliott, deputy director of the nonpartisan Trust for America's Health
. She worried that some wouldn't buy any, and that others wouldn't share their Tamiflu stash if a pandemic struck in a part of the country that ran out.
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