PBS NewsHour

FDA committee rejects boosters for the general population

Clip: 09/17/2021 | 5m 12s | Video has closed captioning.

A key advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration overwhelmingly rejected vaccine boosters for the general U.S. population for now, but it voted unanimously in favor of giving boosters to those 65 and older as well as high risk individuals.The recommendations mark a pivotal moment in the debate around boosters. William Brangham joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 09/17/21

Rating: NR

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