In-town pool report #4

From: Bolen, Cheryl <>
Sent: Tuesday, December 8, 2020 2:06 PM
Subject: In-town pool report #4

At 2:04 p.m. VP Pence walked into auditorium to applause, then video started.

From the White House:

Today, President Donald J. Trump will give remarks at the Operation Warp Speed Vaccine Summit, followed by remarks from Vice President Mike Pence, Dr. Moncef Sloui, General Gustave Perna, Adam Boehler, and Admiral Giroir.

The participants will highlight the unprecedented efforts of Operation Warp Speed, explain the Food and Drug Administration’s vaccine evaluation process, and discuss the critical role that state and local jurisdictions will play in distributing and administering life-saving vaccines to the American public.

The following individuals are expected to attend:

The White House
President Donald J. Trump
Vice President Mike Pence
Jared Kushner, Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor
Ambassador Robert O’Brien, Assistant to the President and National Security Advisor
Ambassador Deborah Birx, M.D., White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator

Trump Administration
Secretary Alex Azar, United States Department of Health and Human Services
Administrator Seema Verma, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Dr. Jerome Adams, Surgeon General of the United States
Admiral Brett Giroir, Assistant Secretary for Health
Dr. Robert Redfield, Director of the Centers for Disease Control
General Gustave Perna, Chief Operating Officer of Operation Warp Speed
Dr. Moncef Slaoui, Chief Advisor, Operation Warp Speed
Adam Boehler, Chief Executive Officer of the United States International Finance Corporation
Dr. Peter Marks, Director of the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Paul Mango, Deputy Chief of Staff, United States Department of Health and Human Services

External Participants
Governor John Bel Edwards, Louisiana
Governor Bill Lee, Tennessee
Governor Greg Abbott, Texas
Governor Ron DeSantis, Florida
Jon Roberts, CVS Health, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Rick Gates, Walgreens, Senior Vice President for Health Care Strategy and Executive Lead for COVID-19 Vaccine Program
Wes Wheeler, UPS, CEO of Healthcare Logistics
Richard Smith, FedEx, Regional Vice President of the Americas and Executive Vice President
Shawn Seamans, McKesson, President of RxCrossroads and Executive Sponsor Enterprise COVID Vaccine Program
Marc Casper, Thermo Fisher, CEO of Thermo Fisher

Cheryl Bolen
Bloomberg Law
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