U.S. Military Aircraft Arrives With Imported Baby Formula Amid Nationwide Shortage

Fourth EstateSoldiers unload imported baby formula arrived in Indianapolis on May 22 | DoD

A United States military plane carrying more than 70,000 pounds of imported baby formula arrived in Indianapolis on May 22 to address a nationwide shortage. The C-17 cargo plane under the “Operation Fly Formula” transported the shipment of three formula …

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U.S. House Passes Bills to Address Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

Fourth EstateBaby Formula Locked Display | Mike Mozart

The United States House of Representatives passed two bills on May 18 to address the nationwide baby formula shortage. The House voted 231 to 192 to pass the HR 7990 or the Infant Formula Supplemental Appropriations Act, which would send …

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President Biden Invokes Defense Production Act to Address Nationwide Shortage of Baby Formula

Fourth EstateA sign on store shelves explaining limits on baby formula purchases

United States President Joe Biden invoked the Defense Production Act on May 18 in an attempt to boost the supply of baby formula amid a nationwide shortage. “Today, I’m invoking what they call the Defense Production Act to ensure that …

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White House Announces Measures to Address Baby Formula Shortage

Fourth EstateA sign on store shelves explaining limits on baby formula purchases

The White House announced a series of measures on May 12 to address supply shortages of baby formula across the United States, after President Joe Biden held discussions with manufacturers and retailers. The measures include reducing red tape, cracking down …

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