Biden pick to lead FDA fields questions over pharma ties, abortion pill, COVID tests

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WASHINGTON, DC: Dr. Robert Califf arrives for testimony during his nomination hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee November 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. Califf is U.S. President Barack Obama's nominee to be the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC: Dr. Robert Califf arrives for testimony during his nomination hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee November 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. Califf is U.S. President Barack Obama’s nominee to be the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Wisconsin Examiner. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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