• White House tells states to use or lose their COVID-19 vaccine supply: WaPo

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Philadelphia city employees queue to schedule their second COVID-19 vaccine shot after receiving their first at a FEMA community vaccination center on March 2, 2021.
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    The White House is instituting a "use or lose it" policy for states' COVID-19 vaccine allocations.
    States with lower demand may have to redistribute their vaccine supply, The Washington Post reports.
    Average daily vaccine doses have fallen from a peak of 3.5 million in mid-April to around 2.3 million in early May.
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  • Pfizer brought in $3.5 billion from COVID-19 vaccine sales in the first 3 months of 2021

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Pfizer did not disclose how much it profited off of the doses.
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    Pfizer on Tuesday reported its financials for the first three months of 2021.
    The pharmaceutical company brought over $3 billion from sales of its coronavirus vaccine.
    It expects to generate $26 billion in revenue from the shot through the rest of the year.
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    Pfizer has sold hundreds of millions of doses of its COVID-19 vaccine to the United States, and even more around the globe, resulting in more than $3.5 billion in revenue during the first three...
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  • Tucker Carlson calls Barack Obama a 'creepy old guy' and attacks him for urging Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccine

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Barack Obama seen in an Ad Council public service announcement released March 11, 2021.
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    Tucker Carlson called Barack Obama a "creepy old guy" for encouraging COVID-19 vaccination.
    The Fox News host attacked Obama for filming a PSA encouraging young people to get the shot.
    In recent weeks, Carlson has cast doubt over the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine on his show.
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    Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Monday called former President Barack Obama "a creepy old guy" and attacked him and other public figures for promoting...
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