Biden pitches ‘moonshot’ to cut the number of cancer deaths in half

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President Joe Biden speaks about the new health research agency, ARPA-H, during an event at the White House complex March 18, 2022, in Washington, D.C. The newly created agency is intended to accelerate research on cancer and other diseases, medical innovations, and addressing disparities in health outcomes. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.