Not One Usable Vaccine So Far Out of Baltimore Plant With Multi-Million-Dollar Federal Contract

Emergent Biosolutions in Baltimore is under scrutiny by U.S. House lawmakers after mishaps caused the company to dump millions of COVID-19 vaccine doses. Photo from the Executive Office of the Governor.
Laura Olson
Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Laura was the Washington correspondent for the Allentown Morning Call, where she covered Pennsylvania's congressional delegation, public policies affecting the state, and federal elections. She also wrote about Pennsylvania state politics for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Capitolwire.com, and covered the California state capital for The Associated Press and the Orange County Register. A Nebraska native, Laura has a bachelor's degree from Northwestern University, where she studied journalism and political science.