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Tory MPs warn Boris Johnson not to delay unlocking country on June 21 over Covid vaccine refuseniks

Ministers prepare local Indian variant lockdown plans as Tory MPs urge Boris NOT to delay unlocking on June 21 for the sake of ‘vaccine refuseniks’ Tory MPs urge Boris Johnson to press ahead with unlocking despite anti-vaxxers Scientists say the Indian variant poses a risk to people who refuse to get a jab Officials said to… Read More »

Senate nears relief bill votes after half-day GOP delay

WASHINGTON — The Senate steered toward a voting marathon on Democrats’ $ 1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill on Friday after enduring an extraordinary half-day holdup forced by a Republican foe of President Joe Biden’s top legislative priority. The chamber planned to begin voting around midday on a mountain of amendments, mostly by GOP opponents and… Read More »

AbbVie, Allergan merger may face regulatory delay due to COVID-19: report

With the final hurdle for their $ 63 billion merger cleared in the EU, AbbVie and Allergan were in the home stretch to close the deal. Then the novel coronavirus took off, and now that merger could be further out of reach as regulatory bodies prepare to pump the brakes.  AbbVie and Allergan’s pending merger may face… Read More »

House panel to hold hearing on VA delay of first EHR go-live

The chair of the House subcommittee charged with legislative oversight of the VA’s Cerner electronic health record implementation is concerned about the agency’s decision to delay the EHR’s initial go-live. “I’m concerned that as we’ve moved closer to the go-live date, we have been told repeatedly that there were no showstoppers in the implementation, that… Read More »