Texas Governor Greg Abbott defied President Joe Biden on Monday when he confirmed the direct purchase of monoclonal antibody treatments to circumvent federal restrictions.
“EXCLUSIVE: [Gov. Greg Abbott] says Texas is bypassing Biden admin’s restriction on monoclonal antibody treatments by procuring them direct from the provider,” radio host Dana Loesch posted on social media to make public the aware of the deal.
— Dana Loesch (@DLoesch) September 27, 2021
The Daily Wire reports Austin Bureau chief for The Dallas Morning News, Bob Garrett, quickly followed.
He further detailed, “[Gov. Greg Abbott] says Texas has obtained its own supply of Regeneron, despite roadblocks from Biden administration, from drug wholesaler AmerisourceBergen. State purchasing directly, Abbott tells [Dana Loesch]. ‘Consider this treatment,’ he tells people testing + for #COVID19.”
.@GregAbbott_TX says Texas