Rachel Maddow: Trump Is Botching Vaccine Rollout As Tens of millions Of Doses Are Caught In A Warehouse

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Rachel Maddow known as out Donald Trump on Thursday for botching the COVID-19 vaccine rollout as 1000’s of Individuals die from the virus every day.

The MSNBC host identified that tens of millions of doses of the vaccine are sitting in a warehouse ready for the Trump administration to inform Pfizer the place to ship them.

“The rationale their doses of vaccine are piled up in a warehouse is as a result of the federal government gained’t inform them the place they need these doses shipped,” Maddow stated. “They do not know why the federal government isn’t telling them that.”

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Maddow stated:

We’ve got tens of millions extra doses sitting in our warehouse, however we get cargo instructions from the U.S. authorities, they usually haven’t give us any cargo directions for what we must always do with the tens of millions of doses that we’ve got simply sitting right here. Greater than 3,000 Individuals are dying each day now, and the vaccine that retains individuals from dying from this factor is piled up in a warehouse. And that’s per the corporate that makes it, so that they’re ready to know. And so they say the rationale their doses of vaccine are piled up in a warehouse is as a result of the federal government gained’t inform them the place they need these doses shipped, they usually do not know why the federal government isn’t telling them that. They’re able to go.

As Laura Bassett famous on Thursday evening, “Pfizer says the Trump Administration has stopped giving them instructions on the place to ship the vaccines, so the vaccines are simply sitting there. They merely don’t give a sh*t.”

Trump had one job, and he failed

For months, scientists and medical professionals have been tirelessly working to develop a secure and efficient vaccine as COVID-19 wreaked havoc throughout the globe.

With the FDA issuing an emergency use authorization for the Pfizer vaccine final week, mild was lastly starting to seem on the finish of this lengthy, darkish tunnel.

However the second it was handed over to the Trump administration, all of it fell aside. As GOP strategist Rick Wilson usually says, “The whole lot Trump touches dies.”

Donald Trump had one job – to rapidly and competently distribute the COVID-19 vaccine to a rustic that desperately wants it – and he’s already fumbling the soccer.

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