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Millions of dollars meant to prepare for public health threats went to things like office furniture removal, watchdog says

HHS misappropriated millions from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, a new watchdog report found. BARDA is responsible for pandemic preparedness. The misappropriation of funds spanned ten years. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Department of Health and Human Services misappropriated millions meant in part for pandemic […]
Millions of dollars meant to prepare for public health threats went to things like office furniture removal, watchdog says
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‘I am not disgruntled’: Top scientist who was fired and then filed a whistleblower complaint rejects Trump’s label and says the US government ‘could have done more’ to save lives

Rick Bright, the Department of Health and Human Services scientist who was reassigned last month and then filed a whistleblower complaint, disputed the White House’s characterization that he was “disgruntled.” “I am frustrated at a lack of urgency to get a head-start on developing life-saving tools for Americans,” he said […]
‘I am not disgruntled’: Top scientist who was fired and then filed a whistleblower complaint rejects Trump’s label and says the US government ‘could have done more’ to save lives