CDC Director Robert Redfield says that while a vaccine might be authorized for limited populations by November or December, it will likely be mid-2021 before there are enough doses for the general population. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call file photo)

CDC director seeks billions for vaccines, says millions were transferred for HHS ad campaign

Redfield tells Senate panel $6 billion more is needed to help states and cities develop distribution plans; $250 million reportedly being used for public relations push

Posted September 16, 2020 at 6:18pm, Updated at 7:42pm