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Bill Gates Wonders Whether FDA Can Be Trusted on a Covid Vaccine

  • Philanthropist says political pressure cost agency credibility
  • Polls show confidence slipping as Trump pushes for approval
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Watch: Bill Gates says political pressure cost the U.S. Food and Drug Administration 'credibility.'Source: Bloomberg)

Bill Gates used to think of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as the world’s premier public-health authority.

Not anymore.