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Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS whistleblower, alleged Democratic ties

Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS whistleblower, alleged Democratic ties

House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, raised a variety of concerns over former Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authori [...]

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The government whistleblower who says the Trump administration's coronavirus response has cost lives

The government whistleblower who says the Trump administration's coronavirus response has cost lives

Dr. Rick Bright says he's trained his entire life to recognize outbreaks and viruses. But when he sounded the alarm about the impending coronavirus pandemic, h [...]

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Whistleblower says White House focused on containing coronavirus rather than preparing for outbreak

Whistleblower says White House focused on containing coronavirus rather than preparing for outbreak

Whistleblower Rick Bright tells Norah O'Donnell the government's focus on containing the COVID-19 outbreak early on missed the point that preparedness was even [...]

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HHS spokesman Caputo calls coronavirus whistleblower 'second coming of Christine Blasey Ford'

HHS spokesman Caputo calls coronavirus whistleblower 'second coming of Christine Blasey Ford'

Former Trump campaign adviser and new Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) spokesman Michael Caputo blasted whistleblower Rick Bright Thursday, claimi [...]

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Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a Deserter' in Battle Against Coronavirus

Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a Deserter' in Battle Against Coronavirus

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said former Trump administration scientist Dr. Rick Bright is "not just a disgruntled employee, in my judgment, he's a [...]

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Coronavirus government response updates: Ousted vaccine chief testifies 'Americans deserve the truth'

Coronavirus government response updates: Ousted vaccine chief testifies 'Americans deserve the truth'

President Donald Trump attacked Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against in testimony before House lawmakers.

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Whistle-Blower Warns Congress, ‘We Don’t Have a Master Plan’

Coronavirus Live Updates: Whistle-Blower Warns Congress, ‘We Don’t Have a Master Plan’

Dr. Rick Bright told a House subcommittee that the administration was too slow to prepare for the pandemic or warn Americans of its severity. Senator Richard M [...]

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HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

The Department of Health and Human Services pushed back on ousted BARDA director Rick Bright’s testimony and whistleblower complaint Thursday, accusing him of [...]

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Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to p [...]

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. T [...]

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Virus Whistleblower: US Has No Vaccine Plan

Virus Whistleblower: US Has No Vaccine Plan

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. T [...]

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Democrats Decline to Put 'Whistleblower' Dr. Rick Bright Under Oath

Democrats Decline to Put 'Whistleblower' Dr. Rick Bright Under Oath

Democrats declined to require Dr. Rick Bright, the "whistleblower" who appeared before the House on Thursday, to testify under oath.

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Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opportunity is closing'

Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opportunity is closing'

The crisis could worsen significantly without fast federal action, said Rick Bright, who was abruptly removed as director of the Biomedical Advanced Research a [...]

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Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...]

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US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to Meatpacking Plant; Rare Virus-Related Illness Reported in 17 States

US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to Meatpacking Plant; Rare Virus-Related Illness Reported in 17 States

Dire warnings from U.S. health officials about the coronavirus and its impact are expected to continue Thursday when Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of th [...]

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Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about whistleblower's complaint over coronavirus treatment

Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about whistleblower's complaint over coronavirus treatment

Bright has said that top HHS officials pressured his division to promote an unproven drug for political reasons.

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Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deserter’ in coronavirus war

Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deserter’ in coronavirus war

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro called Dr. Rick Bright, a top vaccine researcher, a “deserter” in the war against the coronavirus Sunday.

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The late-night hosts roast Trump for

The late-night hosts roast Trump for "throwing shade" on Dr. Rick Bright

"Dr. Tan-hattann, of course, was watching Dr. Bright on TV and he stopped on the lawn this morning to yell about him," Jimmy Kimmel said during his latest show [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Whistleblower Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. The n [...]

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Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'The president literally did what Bright is saying should be done'

Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'The president literally did what Bright is saying should be done'

Health and Human Services Secretary (HHS) Alex Azar hit back Thursday at ousted official Rick Bright, slamming his testimony as "yet another attack on Presiden [...]

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Bret Baier: HHS whistleblower's testimony on coronavirus will have 'lingering implications' for Trump

Bret Baier: HHS whistleblower's testimony on coronavirus will have 'lingering implications' for Trump

Ousted Health and Human Services (HHS) official Rick Bright’s testimony Thursday will have "lingering implications" for the Trump administration, "Special Repo [...]

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Peter Navarro slams ousted HHS official Dr. Rick Bright as 'a deserter in the war on the China virus'

Peter Navarro slams ousted HHS official Dr. Rick Bright as 'a deserter in the war on the China virus'

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said on “Outnumbered Overtime” on Thursday that ousted Trump administration scientist Rick Bright is “not just a disgru [...]

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Who is Rick Bright? HHS official claims retaliation for disagreeing with Trump’s coronavirus response

Who is Rick Bright? HHS official claims retaliation for disagreeing with Trump’s coronavirus response

President Trump called Bright a “disgruntled employee, not liked or respected” who “should no longer be working for our government.” Who is Rick Bright? 

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McEnany responds to ousted HHS official's criticism of Trump: Sounds like he 'hasn't been paying much attention'

McEnany responds to ousted HHS official's criticism of Trump: Sounds like he 'hasn't been paying much attention'

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Thursday reacted to ousted Trump administration scientist Rick Bright’s claims that President Trump was “dismis [...]

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Ousted HHS official warns of 'darkest winter in modern history' if proper virus steps not taken

Ousted HHS official warns of 'darkest winter in modern history' if proper virus steps not taken

Dr. Rick Bright, former Director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), went before Congress Thursday warning that without a pr [...]

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Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns "window is closing" to address coronavirus in Congressional testimony

In a whistleblower complaint filed in early May, Bright alleged that he was reassigned in retaliation for his reluctance to promote an unproven drug to treat C [...]

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Trump Calls Ousted Vaccine Expert a 'Disgruntled Employee'

Trump Calls Ousted Vaccine Expert a 'Disgruntled Employee'

Hours before coronavirus whistleblower Rick Bright is expected to testify before Congress, Donald Trump called him a disgruntled employee on Twitter.

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US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Illness Linked to Virus Reported in 17 States

US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Illness Linked to Virus Reported in 17 States

Dire warnings from U.S. health officials about the coronavirus and its impact are expected to continue Thursday when Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of th [...]

Read full article: US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Il...→
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Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Bright: Who’s that?

Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Bright: Who’s that?

Instead of launching a scored-earth campaign, Trump-friendly pundits, like the president, have mostly ignored Bright's allegations that Trump mismanaged the co [...]

Read full article: Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Br...→
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Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. Rick Bright Described a Real One.

Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. Rick Bright Described a Real One.

“The darkest winter in modern history” may soon be upon us, while Trumpists are obsessed with a new conspiracy theory.

Read full article: Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. R...→
Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opportunity is closing’ to fix coronavirus response

Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opportunity is closing’ to fix coronavirus response

Dr. Rick Bright, who was ousted as the head of the federal agency involved in developing a coronavirus vaccine, warned a House committee that “2020 could be th [...]

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‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unheeded, Whistle-Blower Tells House

‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unheeded, Whistle-Blower Tells House

Dr. Rick Bright testified that he made early appeals that the Trump administration prepare for the coronavirus. President Trump and his health secretary snappe [...]

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Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgruntled Employee’ Dr. Rick Bright

Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgruntled Employee’ Dr. Rick Bright

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Thursday publicly criticized vaccine official Dr. Rick Bright.

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HHS Secretary dismisses whistleblower complaints about coronavirus response, says 'everything he talked about was done'

HHS Secretary dismisses whistleblower complaints about coronavirus response, says 'everything he talked about was done'

Secretary Alex Azar said "every single member of the administration" shared the concerns that Dr. Rick Bright expressed in his complaint.

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Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on coronavirus vaccine: 'We don't have a plan'

Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on coronavirus vaccine: 'We don't have a plan'

Dr. Rick Bright, a former top Health and Human Services official, testified there's no plan to mass produce and distribute a vaccine. "It's going to be limited [...]

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Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Speaks Out on 60 Minutes

Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Speaks Out on 60 Minutes

Vaccine expert Rick Bright will appear in his first TV interview since he was removed from his job as director of Biomedical Advanced Research and Development [...]

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Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright warns of

Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright warns of "darkest winter in modern history"

Bright, who was leading the government's efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, claims he was ousted from his position after raising concerns about a treatment [...]

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How to watch, livestream whistleblower Rick Bright's congressional testimony thursday

How to watch, livestream whistleblower Rick Bright's congressional testimony thursday

Bright was removed from his position as director of BARDA, the chief federal agency responsible for developing medical countermeasures to pandemics, on April 2 [...]

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Watch live: Dr. Bright testifies at House hearing on coronavirus response

Watch live: Dr. Bright testifies at House hearing on coronavirus response

Watch live coverage as Dr. Rick Bright, former Director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, testifies at a House hearing on the resp [...]

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Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright testifies before House panel

Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright testifies before House panel

Dr. Bright, who was leading the government's efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, claims he was ousted from his position after raising concerns about a treat [...]

Read full article: Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright te...→
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Top Trump critic will testify before a chairwoman who is a close ally

Top Trump critic will testify before a chairwoman who is a close ally

Rep. Anna Eshoo, who invited Rick Bright to discuss his ouster from HHS, represents a district that has received hundreds of millions of dollars from Bright’s [...]

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Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS whistleblower, alleged Democratic ties

Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS whistleblower, alleged Democratic ties

House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, raised a variety of concerns over former Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authori [...]

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Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deserter’ in coronavirus war

Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deserter’ in coronavirus war

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro called Dr. Rick Bright, a top vaccine researcher, a “deserter” in the war against the coronavirus Sunday.

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Whistleblower says White House focused on containing coronavirus rather than preparing for outbreak

Whistleblower says White House focused on containing coronavirus rather than preparing for outbreak

Whistleblower Rick Bright tells Norah O'Donnell the government's focus on containing the COVID-19 outbreak early on missed the point that preparedness was even [...]

Read full article: Whistleblower says White House focused o...→
Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. Rick Bright Described a Real One.

Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. Rick Bright Described a Real One.

“The darkest winter in modern history” may soon be upon us, while Trumpists are obsessed with a new conspiracy theory.

Read full article: Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. R...→
Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Whistleblower Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. The n [...]

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HHS spokesman Caputo calls coronavirus whistleblower 'second coming of Christine Blasey Ford'

HHS spokesman Caputo calls coronavirus whistleblower 'second coming of Christine Blasey Ford'

Former Trump campaign adviser and new Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) spokesman Michael Caputo blasted whistleblower Rick Bright Thursday, claimi [...]

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‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unheeded, Whistle-Blower Tells House

‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unheeded, Whistle-Blower Tells House

Dr. Rick Bright testified that he made early appeals that the Trump administration prepare for the coronavirus. President Trump and his health secretary snappe [...]

Read full article: ‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unhee...→
Bret Baier: HHS whistleblower's testimony on coronavirus will have 'lingering implications' for Trump

Bret Baier: HHS whistleblower's testimony on coronavirus will have 'lingering implications' for Trump

Ousted Health and Human Services (HHS) official Rick Bright’s testimony Thursday will have "lingering implications" for the Trump administration, "Special Repo [...]

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Coronavirus government response updates: Ousted vaccine chief testifies 'Americans deserve the truth'

Coronavirus government response updates: Ousted vaccine chief testifies 'Americans deserve the truth'

President Donald Trump attacked Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against in testimony before House lawmakers.

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HHS Secretary dismisses whistleblower complaints about coronavirus response, says 'everything he talked about was done'

HHS Secretary dismisses whistleblower complaints about coronavirus response, says 'everything he talked about was done'

Secretary Alex Azar said "every single member of the administration" shared the concerns that Dr. Rick Bright expressed in his complaint.

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Peter Navarro slams ousted HHS official Dr. Rick Bright as 'a deserter in the war on the China virus'

Peter Navarro slams ousted HHS official Dr. Rick Bright as 'a deserter in the war on the China virus'

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said on “Outnumbered Overtime” on Thursday that ousted Trump administration scientist Rick Bright is “not just a disgru [...]

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HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

The Department of Health and Human Services pushed back on ousted BARDA director Rick Bright’s testimony and whistleblower complaint Thursday, accusing him of [...]

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McEnany responds to ousted HHS official's criticism of Trump: Sounds like he 'hasn't been paying much attention'

McEnany responds to ousted HHS official's criticism of Trump: Sounds like he 'hasn't been paying much attention'

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Thursday reacted to ousted Trump administration scientist Rick Bright’s claims that President Trump was “dismis [...]

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Virus Whistleblower: US Has No Vaccine Plan

Virus Whistleblower: US Has No Vaccine Plan

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. T [...]

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Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright warns of

Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright warns of "darkest winter in modern history"

Bright, who was leading the government's efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, claims he was ousted from his position after raising concerns about a treatment [...]

Read full article: Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright wa...→
Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns "window is closing" to address coronavirus in Congressional testimony

In a whistleblower complaint filed in early May, Bright alleged that he was reassigned in retaliation for his reluctance to promote an unproven drug to treat C [...]

Read full article: Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns "win...→
  • #Rick Bright
Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opportunity is closing'

Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opportunity is closing'

The crisis could worsen significantly without fast federal action, said Rick Bright, who was abruptly removed as director of the Biomedical Advanced Research a [...]

Read full article: Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opp...→
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Watch live: Dr. Bright testifies at House hearing on coronavirus response

Watch live: Dr. Bright testifies at House hearing on coronavirus response

Watch live coverage as Dr. Rick Bright, former Director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, testifies at a House hearing on the resp [...]

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US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to Meatpacking Plant; Rare Virus-Related Illness Reported in 17 States

US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to Meatpacking Plant; Rare Virus-Related Illness Reported in 17 States

Dire warnings from U.S. health officials about the coronavirus and its impact are expected to continue Thursday when Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of th [...]

Read full article: US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to...→
  • #Rick Bright
Top Trump critic will testify before a chairwoman who is a close ally

Top Trump critic will testify before a chairwoman who is a close ally

Rep. Anna Eshoo, who invited Rick Bright to discuss his ouster from HHS, represents a district that has received hundreds of millions of dollars from Bright’s [...]

Read full article: Top Trump critic will testify before a c...→
The government whistleblower who says the Trump administration's coronavirus response has cost lives

The government whistleblower who says the Trump administration's coronavirus response has cost lives

Dr. Rick Bright says he's trained his entire life to recognize outbreaks and viruses. But when he sounded the alarm about the impending coronavirus pandemic, h [...]

Read full article: The government whistleblower who says th...→
Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Bright: Who’s that?

Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Bright: Who’s that?

Instead of launching a scored-earth campaign, Trump-friendly pundits, like the president, have mostly ignored Bright's allegations that Trump mismanaged the co [...]

Read full article: Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Br...→
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The late-night hosts roast Trump for

The late-night hosts roast Trump for "throwing shade" on Dr. Rick Bright

"Dr. Tan-hattann, of course, was watching Dr. Bright on TV and he stopped on the lawn this morning to yell about him," Jimmy Kimmel said during his latest show [...]

Read full article: The late-night hosts roast Trump for "th...→
Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opportunity is closing’ to fix coronavirus response

Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opportunity is closing’ to fix coronavirus response

Dr. Rick Bright, who was ousted as the head of the federal agency involved in developing a coronavirus vaccine, warned a House committee that “2020 could be th [...]

Read full article: Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opport...→
  • #Rick Bright
Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'The president literally did what Bright is saying should be done'

Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'The president literally did what Bright is saying should be done'

Health and Human Services Secretary (HHS) Alex Azar hit back Thursday at ousted official Rick Bright, slamming his testimony as "yet another attack on Presiden [...]

Read full article: Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'T...→
Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a Deserter' in Battle Against Coronavirus

Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a Deserter' in Battle Against Coronavirus

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said former Trump administration scientist Dr. Rick Bright is "not just a disgruntled employee, in my judgment, he's a [...]

Read full article: Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a De...→
Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgruntled Employee’ Dr. Rick Bright

Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgruntled Employee’ Dr. Rick Bright

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Thursday publicly criticized vaccine official Dr. Rick Bright.

Read full article: Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgru...→
Coronavirus Live Updates: Whistle-Blower Warns Congress, ‘We Don’t Have a Master Plan’

Coronavirus Live Updates: Whistle-Blower Warns Congress, ‘We Don’t Have a Master Plan’

Dr. Rick Bright told a House subcommittee that the administration was too slow to prepare for the pandemic or warn Americans of its severity. Senator Richard M [...]

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Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on coronavirus vaccine: 'We don't have a plan'

Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on coronavirus vaccine: 'We don't have a plan'

Dr. Rick Bright, a former top Health and Human Services official, testified there's no plan to mass produce and distribute a vaccine. "It's going to be limited [...]

Read full article: Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on cor...→
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Who is Rick Bright? HHS official claims retaliation for disagreeing with Trump’s coronavirus response

Who is Rick Bright? HHS official claims retaliation for disagreeing with Trump’s coronavirus response

President Trump called Bright a “disgruntled employee, not liked or respected” who “should no longer be working for our government.” Who is Rick Bright? 

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Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to p [...]

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. T [...]

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Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Speaks Out on 60 Minutes

Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Speaks Out on 60 Minutes

Vaccine expert Rick Bright will appear in his first TV interview since he was removed from his job as director of Biomedical Advanced Research and Development [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Sp...→
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Ousted HHS official warns of 'darkest winter in modern history' if proper virus steps not taken

Ousted HHS official warns of 'darkest winter in modern history' if proper virus steps not taken

Dr. Rick Bright, former Director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), went before Congress Thursday warning that without a pr [...]

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Democrats Decline to Put 'Whistleblower' Dr. Rick Bright Under Oath

Democrats Decline to Put 'Whistleblower' Dr. Rick Bright Under Oath

Democrats declined to require Dr. Rick Bright, the "whistleblower" who appeared before the House on Thursday, to testify under oath.

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How to watch, livestream whistleblower Rick Bright's congressional testimony thursday

How to watch, livestream whistleblower Rick Bright's congressional testimony thursday

Bright was removed from his position as director of BARDA, the chief federal agency responsible for developing medical countermeasures to pandemics, on April 2 [...]

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Trump Calls Ousted Vaccine Expert a 'Disgruntled Employee'

Trump Calls Ousted Vaccine Expert a 'Disgruntled Employee'

Hours before coronavirus whistleblower Rick Bright is expected to testify before Congress, Donald Trump called him a disgruntled employee on Twitter.

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Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→
Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright testifies before House panel

Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright testifies before House panel

Dr. Bright, who was leading the government's efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, claims he was ousted from his position after raising concerns about a treat [...]

Read full article: Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright te...→
  • #Rick Bright
US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Illness Linked to Virus Reported in 17 States

US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Illness Linked to Virus Reported in 17 States

Dire warnings from U.S. health officials about the coronavirus and its impact are expected to continue Thursday when Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of th [...]

Read full article: US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Il...→
  • #Rick Bright
Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about whistleblower's complaint over coronavirus treatment

Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about whistleblower's complaint over coronavirus treatment

Bright has said that top HHS officials pressured his division to promote an unproven drug for political reasons.

Read full article: Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about w...→
  • #Rick Bright
Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS whistleblower, alleged Democratic ties

Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS whistleblower, alleged Democratic ties

House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, raised a variety of concerns over former Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authori [...]

Read full article: Rep. Jim Jordan raises concerns over HHS...→
The government whistleblower who says the Trump administration's coronavirus response has cost lives

The government whistleblower who says the Trump administration's coronavirus response has cost lives

Dr. Rick Bright says he's trained his entire life to recognize outbreaks and viruses. But when he sounded the alarm about the impending coronavirus pandemic, h [...]

Read full article: The government whistleblower who says th...→
Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deserter’ in coronavirus war

Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deserter’ in coronavirus war

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro called Dr. Rick Bright, a top vaccine researcher, a “deserter” in the war against the coronavirus Sunday.

Read full article: Peter Navarro rips Rick Bright as ‘deser...→
Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Bright: Who’s that?

Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Bright: Who’s that?

Instead of launching a scored-earth campaign, Trump-friendly pundits, like the president, have mostly ignored Bright's allegations that Trump mismanaged the co [...]

Read full article: Conservative media’s reaction to Rick Br...→
  • #Rick Bright
Whistleblower says White House focused on containing coronavirus rather than preparing for outbreak

Whistleblower says White House focused on containing coronavirus rather than preparing for outbreak

Whistleblower Rick Bright tells Norah O'Donnell the government's focus on containing the COVID-19 outbreak early on missed the point that preparedness was even [...]

Read full article: Whistleblower says White House focused o...→
The late-night hosts roast Trump for

The late-night hosts roast Trump for "throwing shade" on Dr. Rick Bright

"Dr. Tan-hattann, of course, was watching Dr. Bright on TV and he stopped on the lawn this morning to yell about him," Jimmy Kimmel said during his latest show [...]

Read full article: The late-night hosts roast Trump for "th...→
Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. Rick Bright Described a Real One.

Opinion | Obamagate Is a Fake Scandal. Rick Bright Described a Real One.

“The darkest winter in modern history” may soon be upon us, while Trumpists are obsessed with a new conspiracy theory.

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Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Coronavirus Updates: Navy Hospital Ship Leaves LA; House to Vote on More Virus Aid

Whistleblower Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. The n [...]

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Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opportunity is closing’ to fix coronavirus response

Vaccine whistleblower: ‘Window of opportunity is closing’ to fix coronavirus response

Dr. Rick Bright, who was ousted as the head of the federal agency involved in developing a coronavirus vaccine, warned a House committee that “2020 could be th [...]

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HHS spokesman Caputo calls coronavirus whistleblower 'second coming of Christine Blasey Ford'

HHS spokesman Caputo calls coronavirus whistleblower 'second coming of Christine Blasey Ford'

Former Trump campaign adviser and new Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) spokesman Michael Caputo blasted whistleblower Rick Bright Thursday, claimi [...]

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Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'The president literally did what Bright is saying should be done'

Azar fires back at HHS whistleblower: 'The president literally did what Bright is saying should be done'

Health and Human Services Secretary (HHS) Alex Azar hit back Thursday at ousted official Rick Bright, slamming his testimony as "yet another attack on Presiden [...]

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‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unheeded, Whistle-Blower Tells House

‘Lives Were Lost’ as Warnings Went Unheeded, Whistle-Blower Tells House

Dr. Rick Bright testified that he made early appeals that the Trump administration prepare for the coronavirus. President Trump and his health secretary snappe [...]

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Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a Deserter' in Battle Against Coronavirus

Peter Navarro: Trump Whistleblower 'a Deserter' in Battle Against Coronavirus

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said former Trump administration scientist Dr. Rick Bright is "not just a disgruntled employee, in my judgment, he's a [...]

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Bret Baier: HHS whistleblower's testimony on coronavirus will have 'lingering implications' for Trump

Bret Baier: HHS whistleblower's testimony on coronavirus will have 'lingering implications' for Trump

Ousted Health and Human Services (HHS) official Rick Bright’s testimony Thursday will have "lingering implications" for the Trump administration, "Special Repo [...]

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Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgruntled Employee’ Dr. Rick Bright

Donald Trump and Alex Azar Blast ‘Disgruntled Employee’ Dr. Rick Bright

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Thursday publicly criticized vaccine official Dr. Rick Bright.

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Coronavirus government response updates: Ousted vaccine chief testifies 'Americans deserve the truth'

Coronavirus government response updates: Ousted vaccine chief testifies 'Americans deserve the truth'

President Donald Trump attacked Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against in testimony before House lawmakers.

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HHS Secretary dismisses whistleblower complaints about coronavirus response, says 'everything he talked about was done'

HHS Secretary dismisses whistleblower complaints about coronavirus response, says 'everything he talked about was done'

Secretary Alex Azar said "every single member of the administration" shared the concerns that Dr. Rick Bright expressed in his complaint.

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Whistle-Blower Warns Congress, ‘We Don’t Have a Master Plan’

Coronavirus Live Updates: Whistle-Blower Warns Congress, ‘We Don’t Have a Master Plan’

Dr. Rick Bright told a House subcommittee that the administration was too slow to prepare for the pandemic or warn Americans of its severity. Senator Richard M [...]

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Peter Navarro slams ousted HHS official Dr. Rick Bright as 'a deserter in the war on the China virus'

Peter Navarro slams ousted HHS official Dr. Rick Bright as 'a deserter in the war on the China virus'

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said on “Outnumbered Overtime” on Thursday that ousted Trump administration scientist Rick Bright is “not just a disgru [...]

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Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on coronavirus vaccine: 'We don't have a plan'

Ousted whistleblower Bright warns on coronavirus vaccine: 'We don't have a plan'

Dr. Rick Bright, a former top Health and Human Services official, testified there's no plan to mass produce and distribute a vaccine. "It's going to be limited [...]

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HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

The Department of Health and Human Services pushed back on ousted BARDA director Rick Bright’s testimony and whistleblower complaint Thursday, accusing him of [...]

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Who is Rick Bright? HHS official claims retaliation for disagreeing with Trump’s coronavirus response

Who is Rick Bright? HHS official claims retaliation for disagreeing with Trump’s coronavirus response

President Trump called Bright a “disgruntled employee, not liked or respected” who “should no longer be working for our government.” Who is Rick Bright? 

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Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to p [...]

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. T [...]

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McEnany responds to ousted HHS official's criticism of Trump: Sounds like he 'hasn't been paying much attention'

McEnany responds to ousted HHS official's criticism of Trump: Sounds like he 'hasn't been paying much attention'

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Thursday reacted to ousted Trump administration scientist Rick Bright’s claims that President Trump was “dismis [...]

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Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Speaks Out on 60 Minutes

Coronavirus Whistleblower Rick Bright Speaks Out on 60 Minutes

Vaccine expert Rick Bright will appear in his first TV interview since he was removed from his job as director of Biomedical Advanced Research and Development [...]

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Virus Whistleblower: US Has No Vaccine Plan

Virus Whistleblower: US Has No Vaccine Plan

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warned on Thursday that the U.S. lacks a plan to produce and fairly distribute a coronavirus vaccine when it becomes available. T [...]

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Ousted HHS official warns of 'darkest winter in modern history' if proper virus steps not taken

Ousted HHS official warns of 'darkest winter in modern history' if proper virus steps not taken

Dr. Rick Bright, former Director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), went before Congress Thursday warning that without a pr [...]

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Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright warns of

Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright warns of "darkest winter in modern history"

Bright, who was leading the government's efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, claims he was ousted from his position after raising concerns about a treatment [...]

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Democrats Decline to Put 'Whistleblower' Dr. Rick Bright Under Oath

Democrats Decline to Put 'Whistleblower' Dr. Rick Bright Under Oath

Democrats declined to require Dr. Rick Bright, the "whistleblower" who appeared before the House on Thursday, to testify under oath.

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Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns

Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright warns "window is closing" to address coronavirus in Congressional testimony

In a whistleblower complaint filed in early May, Bright alleged that he was reassigned in retaliation for his reluctance to promote an unproven drug to treat C [...]

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How to watch, livestream whistleblower Rick Bright's congressional testimony thursday

How to watch, livestream whistleblower Rick Bright's congressional testimony thursday

Bright was removed from his position as director of BARDA, the chief federal agency responsible for developing medical countermeasures to pandemics, on April 2 [...]

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Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opportunity is closing'

Ousted vaccine chief: 'Our window of opportunity is closing'

The crisis could worsen significantly without fast federal action, said Rick Bright, who was abruptly removed as director of the Biomedical Advanced Research a [...]

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Trump Calls Ousted Vaccine Expert a 'Disgruntled Employee'

Trump Calls Ousted Vaccine Expert a 'Disgruntled Employee'

Hours before coronavirus whistleblower Rick Bright is expected to testify before Congress, Donald Trump called him a disgruntled employee on Twitter.

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Watch live: Dr. Bright testifies at House hearing on coronavirus response

Watch live: Dr. Bright testifies at House hearing on coronavirus response

Watch live coverage as Dr. Rick Bright, former Director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, testifies at a House hearing on the resp [...]

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Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...]

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Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright testifies before House panel

Watch live: Whistleblower Rick Bright testifies before House panel

Dr. Bright, who was leading the government's efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, claims he was ousted from his position after raising concerns about a treat [...]

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US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to Meatpacking Plant; Rare Virus-Related Illness Reported in 17 States

US Virus Updates: Minn. Hot Spot Tied to Meatpacking Plant; Rare Virus-Related Illness Reported in 17 States

Dire warnings from U.S. health officials about the coronavirus and its impact are expected to continue Thursday when Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of th [...]

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US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Illness Linked to Virus Reported in 17 States

US Virus Updates: Cases of Rare Child Illness Linked to Virus Reported in 17 States

Dire warnings from U.S. health officials about the coronavirus and its impact are expected to continue Thursday when Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of th [...]

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Top Trump critic will testify before a chairwoman who is a close ally

Top Trump critic will testify before a chairwoman who is a close ally

Rep. Anna Eshoo, who invited Rick Bright to discuss his ouster from HHS, represents a district that has received hundreds of millions of dollars from Bright’s [...]

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Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about whistleblower's complaint over coronavirus treatment

Who Is Rick Bright? What to know about whistleblower's complaint over coronavirus treatment

Bright has said that top HHS officials pressured his division to promote an unproven drug for political reasons.

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