Hearing on Vaccines

Congressman Bill Foster highlights President Obama's contribution to the work done in the area of developing vaccines during his administration.

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Obama's contribution to rapid vaccine development highlighted in hearing

At a hearing on Friday of the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL) highlighted the work done and investments made during the Obama administration that are directly responsible for the successes of current vaccines in development. Specifically, Foster pointed to President Obama's decision to invest in mRNA vaccine research, which is one platform being used to develop potential vaccines in record time.