Pandemic Preparedness and Response
The New America Foundation’s Future Tense program held a discussion about preparedness for public health crises.
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Inger Damon Director Centers for Disease Control and Prevention->High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology
Andres Martinez Vice President and Editorial Director
Susan Matthews Editor Slate.com->Science
David Morens Scientific Adviser National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
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House Re-Air: Moment of Silence
The House observed a moment of silence for victims and families of a fertilizer plant in West, Texas.
Emergency Alert System Test
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Senate Debate on Disaster and Federal Spending
Senators spoke about funding for emergency and disaster relief.
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