Historian Rick Perlstein has a message for Donald Trump about rushing a COVID-19 vaccine for the sake of re-election: President Gerald Ford rushed a flu vaccine in 1976, created a fiasco – and he lost anyway.
News of the day for June 22, 1976 - Swine flu vaccinations hit a snag for children, Massachusetts State employees strike, Air Canada shuts down, Canada votes to end Capital Punishment, cost of living up, fallout from Liz Ray-Wayne Hays scandal, West Point Cheating scandal wide spread. And sewage comes back to haunt New York.
Joseph Califano: Fun And Games With Swine Flu, National Health Insurance And Saccharine - And It's Only 1977
(Joseph Califano - Two Years in the hotseat and a pink slip for the trouble) (This is a repost from last November - even in March, it still applies
Chris Matthews and his panel name Beck, Limbaugh, Palin, the birthers and their ilk and white tribalism as the plague of 2009. The right wingers will
Kiko's House: Breast cancer bombshell lands in the middle of the health care debate The Pump Handle: Swine flu and bird flu and lessons to be learned
Yeah, they need to fix this bill. But this is a good idea that deserves support, and shouldn't leave the decision to offer sick leave for swine flu in
November 05, 2009 CBS David Letterman
They're released data from the earliest cases of swine flu deaths, showing that people over 50 who were admitted to the hospital were likelier to di
We're not even in flu season yet, and already hospitals are overloaded. I have to wonder how many cities are ready for this: BALTIMORE — To Mitch
Oh you've just got to love this. As Rachel notes, right in the middle of a health care crisis with the swine flu, Republicans are playing politics wit
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