(Interestingly, when one digs into the affair, it comes out that the policy blocking HCQ comes from a certain Rick Bright, an Obama appointee and outspoken critic of President Trump. He reminds me of Lt Col Vindman. Perhaps he is a member of “The Resistance”?)
Today the Association of American Physicians & Surgeons filed its motion for a preliminary injunction to compel release to the public of hydroxychloroquine by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), in AAPS v. HHS, No. 1:20-cv-00493-RJJ-SJB (W.D. Mich.). Nearly 100 million doses of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) were donated to these agencies, and yet they have not released virtually any of it to the public.
Brief Summary:This study tests different messages about vaccinating against COVID-19 once the vaccine becomes available. Participants are randomized to 1 of 12 arms, with one control arm and one baseline arm. We will compare the reported willingness to get a COVID-19 vaccine at 3 and 6 months of it becoming available between the 10 intervention arms to the 2 control arms. Control message Baseline message Personal freedom message Economic freedom message Self-interest message Community interest message Economic benefit message Guilt message Embarrassment message Anger message Trust in science message Not bravery message