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Biden versus his advisers: Political instincts collide with party lines

Biden versus his advisers: Political instincts collide with party lines

It’s a pattern throughout the Biden administration: the president says something in an interview or makes an off-the-cuff remark in a speech, and his staff rushes to correct the record. Driving the news: It happened twice during last weekend’s ’60 Minutes’ interview – the president said the pandemic was over and he vowed to defend …

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FDA advisers recommend approval of controversial ALS drug

FDA advisers recommend approval of controversial ALS drug

Independent advisers to the Food and Drug Administration voted 7-2 on Wednesday to recommend approval of an experimental ALS drug with strong support from patients and advocates, making it likely the highly controversial treatment will be approved by the agency in a few weeks. The vote was a stunning reversal from late March when the …

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