President Joe Biden said Tuesday that the government needed more money to prepare for “the second pandemic,” which he assured reporters would come.
Biden, responding to a question about making vaccines available to young children in the wake of the most recent Emergency Use Authorizations (EUAs), said that his administration was working to make sure that there were enough vaccines — but that his administration was also investing money into preparing for the next pandemic.
Biden: “We need more money to plan for the second pandemic. There’s going to be another pandemic.” pic.twitter.com/z0Plc8aZQU
— Washington Free Beacon (@FreeBeacon) June 21, 2022
The reporter asked about the number of doses of the COVID vaccines were available for school-aged children — and how many the government was prepared to provide before