Biden touted the effectiveness of vaccine requirements on Friday and noted the number of unvaccinated Americans has been decreasing.
“Beating Covid-19 remains one of the most important ways to strengthen our economy — not just save lives, but strengthen our economy. We’re making progress,” el presidente dijo.
“That’s good for our health, but it’s also good for our economy,” él agregó. “Now vaccinated workers are going back to work. Vaccinated shoppers are going back to stores. And with the launch of the vaccine for kids ages 5 a través de 11 esta semana, we can make sure more vaccinated children can stay in school.”
Biden’s new vaccine mandate for businesses with 100 or more employees is being fought by Republican leaders throughout the country. There are currently 24 states that have sued or have formally threatened to sue the Biden administration over the mandate.
Todavía, el presidente dijo “there’s a lot more to be done.”
“We still have to tackle the costs that American families are facing, but this recovery is faster, más fuerte, and fair and wider than almost anyone could have predicted,” Biden dijo.
The President said he wants to make sure the recovery “is fully felt,” and that Americans see the progress “in their lives, bank accounts, in their hopes and expectations, for tomorrow is better than today.”
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