Monday, June 08, 2009

Bi-Partisan Panel on Weapons of Mass Destruction: Criticizes Obama on Flu Vaccine

Bipartisan WMD Panel Criticizes Obama Plan To Fund Flu Vaccine

The Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism, created by Congress in 2007, warned in December that an attack involving such weapons was more likely than not to occur somewhere in the world by the end of 2013, probably involving a biological weapon.

What is their real concern on requiring more money be spent on the flu vaccine? In response to their concern.

But the president asked for the additional BioShield, stimulus and HHS discretionary funds as a matter of prudence in case the virus mutates into a much more lethal form and a swift and massive response is needed in coming months, Obama aides said.

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