This is something that they could do right. If you recall there was a great need for action during the AIDS
epidemic. The FDA has to look at the scope and magnitude of this drug and our situation and factor that into their timetable.
Speaking of HIV and AIDS. That group of infected people really shook things up. They got some media attention, they wrote letters, petitions, their congressmen and they took to the streets.
...........And the government acted.