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This week we speak to Dr Scott Gottlieb, the former commissioner of America’s Food and Drug Administration from 2017 to 2019

AS PRESIDENT Biden pushes to get more Americans fully jabbed, Anne McElvoy asks the former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration whether America’s vaccine mandates will work. The author of “Uncontrolled Spread” discusses the failures in handling the covid-19 pandemic and the efficacy of booster shots. And, what is the best temperature to cook a steak? Runtime: 30 min

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