Trump’s drug czar makes case for border wall being ‘a force multiplier’

Trump’s drug czar makes case for border wall being ‘a force multiplier’

In February 2019, Trump declared a state of emergency to access billions of dollars for more construction. One year later, the White House extended it in order for the administration to continue using the funds taken from the budgets of various agencies. Jim Carroll, the director of the U.S. Office of National Drug Control Policy […]
US eyes boost to drug supply as WHO warns on vaccine optimism

US eyes boost to drug supply as WHO warns on vaccine optimism

The U.S. on Tuesday moved to shore up domestic drug stocks, with the Trump administration striking a deal to produce critical materials domestically in a bid to address persistent supply chain concerns. With optimism building over an experimental coronavirus vaccine,...
Jobless claims show economic toll; drug makers ramp up efforts

Jobless claims show economic toll; drug makers ramp up efforts

The toll of the coronavirus pandemic widened on Thursday, as grim new U.S. unemployment data underscored the growing economic carnage, and amplified the debate over states relaxing stringent stay-at-home orders. The virus has now infected more than 3.2 million...