With vaccines on the horizon, officials warn of surging cases, logistical hurdles
Leading U.S. health experts and political officials said Nov. 29 that coronavirus cases will surge more throughout the holiday season, but many Americans will be able to get vaccinated in 2021.
NBC's Kerry Sanders brings us the latest on the Moderna vaccine deliveries. Aired on 12/21/2020. The U.S. is approaching 300,000 COVID-19 deaths as cases continue to spike nationwide. More than 15.7 million cases have been confirmed, resulting in a new wave of lockdowns and restrictions. But there's positive news on the vaccine front, following an FDA panel's recommendation to authorize emergency use of Pfizer's vaccine. Final approval from the agency is the final step before millions of doses can be shipped and distributed to hospitals and drug stores. "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan joined CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss. Negotiations on the stimulus package are up against a deadline, and there could be a government shutdown. Co-founder of the Lincoln Project Steve Schmidt says Trump not accepting the results of the election is his worst action yet, and says it's tragic to watch Republicans go along with it. Aired on 11/18/2020.