January 31, 2022
D.C. News
  • Senators Patty Murray and Richard Burr are seeking a speedy path forward for their pandemic preparedness bill. Advocates close to the discussions say that it could be tied to other proposals on biomedical research that are in the mix, or that parts of the plan could be attached to legislation reauthorizing the FDA’s user fees. However, the bill’s timeline remains unclear, given Congress is facing a crowded legislative agenda and Burr plans to retire at the end of the year. (Article here)