He rushed them, and pressured them. Distorted the science.
The FDA needs excuses to cover their appalling misjudgment and corruption and Trump is the perfect "get-out-of-jail" card. (Apart from 300 million people who remember Biden saying the vaccines were safe.)
Good-vaccine was Biden's work. Bad-vaccine is Trump's failure.
Here it comes:
Trump White House exerted pressure on FDA for Covid-19 emergency use authorizations, House report finds
Somebody at Politico
The Trump administration pressured the Food and Drug Administration, including former FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn, to authorize unproven treatments for Covid-19 and the first Covid-19 vaccines on an accelerated timeline, according to a report released Wednesday by Democrats on the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis.
Senior Trump administration officials fought for the reauthorization of hydroxychloroquine…
"The Select Subcommittee's findings that Trump White House officials deliberately and repeatedly sought to bend FDA's scientific work on coronavirus treatments and vaccines to the White House's political will are yet another example of how the prior Administration prioritized politics over public health," House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.), who also chairs the subcommittee, said in a statement.