President Trump Pushes Unrealistic Vaccine Timeline In Effort To Win Votes : The NPR Politics Podcast Pressed on whether he was politicizing vaccine development by suggesting that a vaccine could come before election day (very unlikely), President Trump insisted his pitch was that a vaccine would be available by the end of the year, and that he was just saying it may be possible by late October or early November. And, his campaign is struggling with money.

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President Trump Pushes Unrealistic Vaccine Timeline In Effort To Win Votes

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President Trump Pushes Unrealistic Vaccine Timeline In Effort To Win Votes

President Trump Pushes Unrealistic Vaccine Timeline In Effort To Win Votes

President Trump Pushes Unrealistic Vaccine Timeline In Effort To Win Votes

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Pressed on whether he was politicizing vaccine development by suggesting that a vaccine could come before election day (very unlikely), President Trump insisted his pitch was that a vaccine would be available by the end of the year, and that he was just saying it may be possible by late October or early November. And, his campaign is struggling with money.

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