President Biden took a decision for the virus but is it the right one?
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Despite the sharp increase in cases, the context is not the same as at the beginning of the crisis, he said.
“Know that it’s not like March 2020. 200 million Americans are adequately vaccinated. We are prepared. We know more [about COVID-19]. We just need to stay focused [on our goal].”
– A quote from Joe Biden, President of the United States
In addition, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will help hospitals increase their capacity.
The Biden administration also plans to strengthen the nation’s immunization capacity by deploying hundreds of federal vaccinators and establishing new immunization centers, some of which will open this week in New York City.
During his speech, last Tuesday, he favoured PCR tests instead of containment, he made this decision probably under pressure from the economic circles and that the economic reality took precedence over the ideology of the moment. It is easier to be a candidate than to be a president at the White House.