It doesn’t sound like he is too impressed with this vaccine.
By the way. These guys want the mask routine to be permanent. At least that is my opinion based on their actions.
CDC Chief: ‘Masks More Guaranteed’ to Protect Against Virus than Vaccine
U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations
16 Sep 2020 Washington, DC
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield told a Senate panel on Wednesday that face masks are better at protecting against the coronavirus disease than a potential vaccine.
During a hearing on the federal response to COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) hosted by the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, Dr. Redfield testified:
I might even go so far as to say that this face mask is more guaranteed to protect me against COVID than when I take a COVID vaccine because the immunogenicity [ability to provoke an immune response] may be 70 percent. And if I don’t get an immune response, the vaccine is not going to protect me. This face mask will.
The director of the CDC, a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), failed to cite any data to support his mask claim. . . .