Cancer kills about 1500 Americans every day. The White House says it wants to help eliminate cancer as we know it through a program called the Cancer Moonshot.
The federal government is spending one billion dollars to try to send cancer to the moon. Vice President Joe Biden is in charge of the program.
“I firmly believe we can do in the next five years what would ordinarily take ten. And think about what that will mean. Think of how many people you know who are saying, you docs, who are saying, ‘I just want to make it one more month to see my daughter get married