Gallagher-Pocan Bill Aims to Streamline Medical Supplies

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Gallagher-Pocan Bill Aims to Streamline Medical Supplies

By Frederica Freyberg | Here & Now

March 6, 2020

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As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread, a new bill aims to address the issue of medical supply shortages. U.S. Reps. Mike Gallagher (R) and Mark Pocan (D) discuss their proposal that would streamline medical supplies to areas most in need. The measure gives the Food and Drug Administration the ability to more quickly bring necessary products to the market in the case of a supply shortage.


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