Sumary of White House Plans Major Expansion of Covid Vaccine Production:
- ”At the same time, partnering with big drug makers offers no guarantees.
- Mr. Biden announced earlier this year that he had brokered a deal with Merck &
- Officials hailed the partnership as historic, saying it fit in with the president’s vision of a manufacturing campaign like the one Franklin D.
- Administration officials initially hoped Merck would begin producing the vaccine’s key ingredient by the end of this year, but that will not happen until April, Dr. Kessler said.