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Former Trump health officials say they clashed with Alex Azar over COVID-19 testing and interference with the CDC's weekly reports


State leaders say Operation Warp Speed overpromised and underdelivered, setting them up to fail in the vaccine rollout


States that roll out vaccines the fastest will be prioritised for future doses, officials say: 'We need doses going to where they will be administered quickly'



Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine could get FDA authorization today, with distribution starting at the weekend, health secretary Alex Azar says


In the Trump administration's efforts to secure coronavirus vaccines, two key bets turned out to be mistakes


After a series of controversies, the Trump administration has launched a $250 million vaccine education campaign aimed at convincing people who are hesitant to get a shot



The US 'could have every nursing home patient vaccinated' by Christmas, Azar says


The FDA says it will authorise Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, paving the way for people in the US to start getting shots as early as Monday


The US will give Americans paper cards to remind them of their second COVID-19 vaccine dose, but will leave further messaging to states and pharmacies


Health secretary Alex Azar said Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine will be available to 'all Americans' by April


Health secretary Alex Azar says all Americans who want a vaccine could get one by spring 2021


HHS secretary Alex Azar says wearing masks is 'a difficult message for all Western democracies'



HHS Secretary Alex Azar says the US 'window is closing' to control coronavirus spread


Ousted top vaccine official amended his whistleblower complaint, alleging ongoing retaliation by HHS Director Alex Azar


Top Democrats say Trump administration has 'failed to disburse' nearly $14 billion in testing and contact tracing funds, which were approved by Congress back in April


The Trump administration gave a drug-making contract worth up to $812 million to a small Virginia firm founded less than 6 months ago



Trump rejected an invitation to address WHO while China's Xi accepted, in another example of the US retreating from global leadership


White House officials are reportedly discussing replacing the health secretary over his botched coronavirus response


The US health department's new communications chief is a Trump loyalist and Roger Stone associate who spread conspiracies about Ukraine and Hunter Biden


Trump reportedly dismissed January coronavirus warnings from Health Secretary Alex Azar as 'alarmist'