U.S. senators criticize federal health officials for lagging monkeypox response

By: - September 16, 2022 2:00 pm

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies during a Senate subcommittee hearing to examine proposed budget estimates for the National Institutes of Health in May 2022. (Shawn Thew/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.