National Strategy for Influenza Pandemic Ms. Townsend talked with reporters about the implementation plan for the national strategy for dealing with pandemic influenza. Topics… read more

National Strategy for Influenza Pandemic Ms. Townsend talked with reporters about the implementation plan for the national strategy for dealing with pandemic influenza. Topics included worst-case scenarios, whether the avian virus can ever become a human virus, funding for the plan, public health and medical infrastructure, border and international considerations, and actions for schools, businesses, and families. Vaccines are not discussed in the plan. After her presentation she answered reporters' questions.

Mr. McClellan then answered a few questions from reporters about Iran, Iraq and other topics. close

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National Strategy for Influenza Pandemic

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Program ID:
192331-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 03, 2006 | 12:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 06, 2006 | 5:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • May 03, 2006 | 12:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 03, 2006 | 4:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 03, 2006 | 8:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 2006 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 06, 2006 | 5:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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