On Thursday, President Joe Biden who was recently sworn into office warned Americans that the coronavirus death toll in the United States could top 500,000 by February.
“Let me be very clear: Things are going to continue to get worse before they get better, and let me be equally clear: We will get through this. We will defeat this pandemic,” he added.
President Joe Biden signs compulsory mandate concerning mask-wearing in public spaces
As part of his coronavirus response plan, Joe Biden approved an order mandating masks in airports, planes, trains, ships, and intercity buses. It follows the Wednesday signing of his first executive order, which required that masks must be used on federal property.
He also promised to get 100 million COVID-19 shots into the arms of the American people by his 100th day in office. To achieve this, he directed the Federal Emergency Management Agency to begin constructing federally supported community vaccination centers. The goal is to have 100 centers in o...