Transcript for Biden’s COVID plan
This morning president Biden is pledging to get the pandemic under control with more masking testing and vexing supplies. We're in a national emergency. This time we treated like one. The president signed more executive orders on its first full day in office including a requirement for mask wearing at airports on planes and when using public transportation. This is through. Promoting since Trout. A new study shows nearly half of adults don't Wear a mask when they're in close contact with people. Outside their households president Biden has also directed FEMA to set up 100 vaccination senators. And he's invoking the defense production act to order private companies to make supply of trucks arranges for the vaccine the brutal truth is. It's going to take months before we get the majority of Americans vaccinated many states are already running low on vaccine supplies new Yorker run Abdul says today. Fifteen vaccination hubs are temporarily closing in New York City we have to. Tell 23000. New Yorkers who had an appointment this week. That they will not be able to get that appointment for lack of supply. States are now cracking down on so called vaccine terrorism people who traveled from out of state to get their shots like his Alabama couple who drove two hours to Georgia. They knew that we were coming from out of state and they said that that was fun and so. We didn't feel like we were pushing anybody else out which we didn't want to do. Officials in Georgia importer and L saying vaccines are for residents only. Yeah you have people that live here six months that's fine they use the hospitals here they pay taxes but to just kinda come in from another country or whatever. You know we we don't support that and we're not gonna allow them president Biden has promised 100 million vaccinations in his first 100 days in office. But he's facing questions about that plan given that the US has already been able to reach one million shots per day. Our higher if you would you have to right now. We are announcing you'll see there's no possible c'mon give me Britain. Biden is also promising regular appearances from doctor Anthony county where a rocky relationship with former president trop. Our profound to express a sense of relief during his first briefing under the Biden administration. It was really something that she didn't feel that you could actually say something and it wouldn't be any repercussions about the idea. That you can get up here and talk about what you know what the evidence what the sciences. And no that's it. Let the science speak it is somewhat of a liberating feeling. Nazi filling in for you there nationwide coverage possible stations have dropped in the last week but new mutations in the virus could. A race that progress.
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