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Trump’s coronavirus vaccine czar is siding with the FDA on safety standards that make a vaccine approval unlikely if not impossible before the election



a man wearing a suit and tie: Dr Moncef Slaoui speaks at a White House press conference on May 15, 2020, announcing a program to rapidly develop a coronavirus vaccine. AP Photo/Alex Brandon


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Dr Moncef Slaoui speaks at a White House press conference on May 15, 2020, announcing a program to rapidly develop a coronavirus vaccine. AP Photo/Alex Brandon

  • The man in charge of the Trump administration’s efforts to aid the development of coronavirus vaccines told Business Insider he supports a decision to require two months of safety data before approving any COVID-19 vaccine.
  • “I do think it is appropriate to set the threshold of safety follow-up,” Moncef Slaoui, the scientific head of Operation Warp Speed, said in a Tuesday morning phone interview. “It’s very important.”
  • That requirement will almost certainly prevent a vaccine from gaining emergency approval before the presidential election on November 3.
  • The agency spelled out its requirements Tuesday by releasing guidance for industry. Top White House officials reportedly opposed that guidance.
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Excelsior City Council votes to require case-by-case approval for new or expanding homes

People who want to build or expand a house in Excelsior will need to get city approval on the design, under a new rule that is among the most restrictive development ordinances in Minnesota.

Under the new ordinance taking effect Oct. 1, the city’s Planning Commission will review each project and approve or deny the design, with input from an architect and neighbors who own property within 350 feet.

The 3-2 council vote follows years of local debate over the need for strict zoning rules to preserve the look and feel of older residential areas in Excelsior, a Lake Minnetonka city of 2,400 that measures only one square mile.

Its neighborhoods include around 450 houses from different eras, some dating back to the 1800s. The eclectic mix is considered by many a key element of the lakeshore city’s charm and character.

Residents have complained that some newly built homes and

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Instant Approval Personal Loans – To Cater to Your Urgent Requirements

Be it a big businessman or a common worker, anybody can face immediate need of money. It can be a repayment of previous debts, home improvement, medical emergency or any other requirement that drives this requirement. As you need the cash immediately and do not have time to go through long formalities for loan approval, instant approval personal loans comes to your rescue in such a situation.

These types of loans are especially designed to help you in situations when you are in need of immediate cash. These loans are extensively provided by different banks in UK. However, this takes a lot of formalities and time. You may opt for lenders on the Internet for an instant and easy approval of loans.

Requirements to be fulfilled

The first requirement that you have to fulfil in order to get these loans is that you have to be at least 18 year … Read More