Covid-19 Pandemic: Biden İssues Plan To İmprove Vaccine Distribution, Expand Testing And Reopen Schools - Cnnpolitics

Covid-19 Pandemic: Biden İssues Plan To İmprove Vaccine Distribution, Expand Testing And Reopen Schools - Cnnpolitics

Biden unveils Covid-19 plan based on 'science not politics' as he signs new initiatives

President Biden has rolled out his plan to tackle the pandemic, starting with a national vaccination campaign to administer 100 million shots in 100 days

1/21/2021 11:33:00 PM

President Biden has rolled out his plan to tackle the pandemic, starting with a national vaccination campaign to administer 100 million shots in 100 days

President Joe Biden's first full day in office on Thursday focused on rolling out his national strategy to get the coronavirus pandemic under control and signing several executive actions, including ramping up vaccination supplies and requiring international travelers to provide proof of a negative Covid-19 test prior to traveling to the US.

"Our national strategy is comprehensive, it's based on science, not politics. It's based on truth, not denial, and it's detailed," Biden said, speaking from the White House. He said the 198-page plan is posted on WhiteHouse.gov. Biden's plan starts with a national vaccination campaign in order to meet the President's goal of administering 100 million shots, which is enough to cover 50 million Americans with vaccines that require two doses, in his first 100 days in office. "We're at Day 1," Biden said. He said the plan was developed with input from the nation's top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci, among other advisers and experts. Fauci was at the event at the White House, along with Biden's Covid czar Jeff Zients. Read MoreBiden said the American public would be"hearing a lot more from Dr. Fauci again, not from the President, but from the real genuine experts and scientists." Former President Donald Trump sidelined and undermined his own medical experts as the pandemic raged across the country. "We're going to make sure they work free from political interference and that they make decisions strictly based on science and health care alone, science and health alone, not what the political consequences are," Biden said. The day after being sworn-in, Biden signed at least 10 executive orders, memorandums and directives focused on tackling the pandemic, which, as of Thursday afternoon, has claimed the lives of more than 408,000 Americans and infected more than 24 million in the US. Biden signed executive orders ramping up supplies for vaccination, testing and personal protective equipment and another boosting development of therapeutics to treat Covid-19. Biden pushes to reopen schools within 100 daysBiden emphasized the need for Americans to wear face masks in order to stop the spread of the virus, saying masks are"even more important than the vaccines."The President, who has long stressed the importance of mask-wearing, signed an executive order on his first day in office requiring masks in federal buildings and on federal lands, and asked Americans to wear masks for his first 100 days in office. Following through on his campaign proposals, Biden signed two executive orders creating a National Pandemic Testing Board to improve US coronavirus testing capacity and a Covid-19 Health Equity Task Force to ensure an"equitable" pandemic response and recovery.Another executive order he signed enhance the nation's collection, production, sharing and analysis of data about the virus.He directed the Federal Emergency Management Agency to offer full reimbursement to states for the cost of National Guard personnel and emergency supplies such as PPE for schools.Biden asked the Department of Education and Department of Health and Human Services to provide guidance for safe reopening and operating of schools, childcare providers, and institutions of higher education. 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💔👏👏👏 Finally... Where them checks at? 😂😂 That all sounds good 👍 😋 👌 He looks so.... Presidential !!!! God, I've missed that 😊 We can breathe again. Thank you President Biden. ❤️ 🇺🇸🗽 Thank you Mr Trump for nearly meeting Biden's goal for himself. jkenney not likely in the plans to give Canada any.

Sooo...the trump plan then? We have to get past this or the economy will continue to be the same . But yet he didn't follow the science and allows menbto compete in women's sporting events, and even take women's scholarship opportunities. Which donkey uses a mask when he is alone in his office !! This is just a false gesture for a stupid nation and its defender.

Adults are back in the White House to work and not for reality show and playing like before. Wear a mask at all times : Rolled out his plan to open the borders and layoff keystone pipe employees. Just wondering if he is still going to give struggling Americans a 2,000.00 stimulus check..I beginning to wonder about that. Not a good start for Americans.

jobs jobs jobs 15 per hour He needs China production out of his lazy dem workers?