Biden on Thursday unveils plan to fight coronavirus

President Joe Biden’s full address on his Covid-19 response plan

Biden on Thursday unveils plan to fight coronavirus

It is expected to include an expansion of the vaccination program and new economic aid.

President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday unveils his plan to fight coronavirus, including speeding up vaccinations and helping to tackle the economic fallout of the pandemic.

Biden plans to lay out the details of his plan during the evening’s speech..

He has already set a goal: to get 100 million vaccinations in the first 100 days after taking office. The plan is expected to include funding to expand the vaccination campaign.

In the United States, two different vaccines are approved for emergency use. Both require two doses of the vaccine. More than 10 million people have received their first dose to date.

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Biden’s plan is expected to include a new round of direct payments to the public. Passage of the previous aid bill was postponed several times due to disagreements over the amount of payments.

Biden’s new economic adviser Brian Dees said Wednesday the plan will also include help for small businesses..

Biden will ask Congress to focus on economic stimulus measures first and then work on long-term economic recovery areas such as health and infrastructure, Dees said..

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer Says Coronavirus Law Enactment Will Be First Priority When Democrats Take Control Of Senate.

The impeachment question threatens to disrupt the Senate’s timetable, but Biden said he hoped senators could reconcile this with other issues..

There are about 385,000 deaths from COVID-19 in the United States and a sharp increase in the incidence has been observed for more than two months..

During the past week, the country recorded an average of 245,000 new cases per day and 3,300 deaths. The number of hospitalizations is at an all-time high.

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