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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is not currently considering a proposal to authorize a vaccine for domestic flights, CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said on Tuesday.
“Certainly domestic flights have been a topic of conversation but that’s not something we’re revisiting right now,” Walensky said on National Public Radio.
Walensky was responding to a question about remarks the previous day by Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious disease expert, that vaccine regulation for air travel should be considered. country.
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