Biden made statements to reporters about the latest situation in the fight against Kovid-19 and vaccination efforts at the White House.
Recalling that they announced their plans to make vaccination mandatory for employees in early September, Biden said: “In the last 6 weeks, the number of daily cases in the Kovid-19 epidemic decreased by 47 percent and the number of hospitalizations decreased by 38 percent. ” shared his knowledge.
Biden stated that cases have decreased in 39 states, “There are still 66 million people who have not been vaccinated, this number is unacceptable. The number of unvaccinated people was 100 million in July, we have reduced this number to 66 million, but we are not finished yet. We are in a critical period. ” said.
Stating that his first priority in the fight against Kovid-19 is to vaccinate everyone, Biden said: “The implementation of the vaccination requirements works. The Ministry of Labor will soon issue a decision for companies with more than 100 employees to implement the Vaccination obligation. Every day, more and more companies make vaccination mandatory for their employees, and that works. ” said.
Stating that 96 percent of schools are now going to receive face-to-face education, Biden asked parents to vaccinate their children when the time comes.