President issues Executive Order on Flu Vaccine

2019-09-24 |

President Trump issued an Executive Order (EO) relating to influenza vaccines. Calling influenza a national security and public health priority, the EO establishes a National Influenza Vaccine Task Force, co-chaired by the Secretaries of Defense and Health and Human Services. It also directs federal agencies to take action to modernize and expand production of influenza vaccination and promote vaccination according to CDC recommendations. Read the Executive Order.