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BATESVILLE DAILY GUARD: Boozman offers insight into virus battle

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August 26, 2020

When U.S. Sen. John Boozman stood in front of officials and frontline workers employed at White River Health System, his message was not only of praise for the efforts that have been put forth, but also gave a glimpse of what is to come.

He also answered a few tough questions during his visit, which was held on the campus of the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

Boozman said there is no timetable on a vaccine to combat COVID-19.

“This disease is unique, and so acquiring a vaccine, we want to make sure that it works, that it’s safe, and so it’s really difficult to do,” Boozman said. “So the timeline we are on right now is very, very advanced. Hopefully, we’ll have something at the first of the year.”

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