PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: White House to invest $3B in vaccine production

Clip: 09/02/2021 | 5m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Thursday, the Biden administration pledged a $3 billion investment in the nation's COVID-19 vaccine supply chain. First-time claims for unemployment benefits in the U.S. have fallen to a new low during the pandemic. Calmer winds in Northern California are giving firefighters the break they need to step up their efforts against the sprawling Caldor Fire.

Aired: 09/02/21

Rating: NR

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