Congress Set to Tackle Vaccine Funding in Next Round of Coronavirus Aid

WASHINGTON—Senior Republicans and Democrats expect the next round of coronavirus aid to include tens of billions of dollars to fund vaccine research and the broad distribution of an eventual vaccine, but they have disagreements over how much Americans should be charged for it.


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.), ahead of the start of expected aid negotiations next week when Congress returns to Washington, said he expects Congress to play a central role in vaccine...