With the President’s assurance it should pave the way for more acquisitions by the private sector. I’m sure Sec. Galvez will take his cue from what the President said and facilitate any proposed acquisition of vaccines by the private sector. Note that since the vaccines are only under EUA or emergency use authorization, the vaccines cannot be sold commercially yet but can be procured by companies for their employees and their families.
Statement of Sen. Angara on the procurement of vaccines by the private sector