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Biden Administration to Provide 10 Million More Tests Per Month to Schools

Jan. 12, 2022 — The Biden administration announced on Wednesday that 10 million more COVID-19 tests will go to schools each month in an effort to reduce the spread of the virus and keep in-person classes going.About 5 million free rapid tests and 5 million free PCR tests will go to schools each month.“These additional…

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Biden Administration to Double the Purchase of Pfizer COVID Pills to 20 Million Courses

Biden is expected on Tuesday to direct health officials to double the purchase of Pfizer’s COVID-19 pill from 10 to 20 million treatment courses and to speed up the delivery.  As previously reported by Human Events News, the FDA granted emergency use authorization for Pfizer’s COVID-19 pill, called Paxlovid, last month.  In November, the Biden…

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CarGuard Administration Offering 24/7 Claims

Scottsdale, AZ, United States – WEBWIRE – Tuesday, December 28, 2021 CarGuard Claims is now open to make filing a claim quicker and easier. When a client’s car has been in an accident, is severely damaged, or stolen, an auto claim must be filed with an insurance company. This process can be grueling for the…

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Biden administration to lift travel restrictions on 8 African nations

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration will lift the travel restrictions it had imposed on eight African nations to curb the spread of the omicron variant of Covid-19, according to a senior administration official.The travel restrictions on South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, Mozambique and Malawi will end on Dec. 31 at 12:01 a.m. ET.The…

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Biden Administration to Tackle Lead in Drinking Water

By Robert Preidt and Robin FosterHealthDay ReporterFRIDAY, Dec. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) — In an effort to further lower lead levels in drinking water, the Biden administration on Thursday announced $2.9 billion in infrastructure bill funds for lead pipe removal and tighter lead limits.The new, tougher limits to be imposed by the Environmental Protection Agency…

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Biden administration to offer bonuses to doctors who ‘create and implement an anti-racism plan’

Back in March, we told you about a pair of doctors who were advocating for a “proactively antiracist agenda for medicine,” though they did bring up the concern that offering preferential care based on race might elicit legal challenges. “Our path to this realization, as with nearly all advancements in social medicine, took us outside…

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Biden administration challenged on climate claims over tornado disaster

The Biden administration faced pushback Monday for pushing a climate change link to the deadly tornadoes that cut a path of destruction across Kentucky and neighboring states, leaving a trail of leveled buildings, shredded trees and mangled cars. President Biden said Sunday that “we all know everything is more intense when the climate is warming”…

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Biden Administration Will Not Enforce Vaccine Deadline on Federal Workers

The Biden Administration is delaying enforcement of its deadline requiring government employees to get vaccinated by November 22.  Most suspensions and removals are being delayed until January of 2022.  An Office of Management and Budget spokesperson said Monday the deadline was “not a cliff.” Workers who do not comply with the vaccine mandate will still…

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Biden Administration Braces for New COVID-19 Variant Omicron

The U.S. is exercising caution in response to a newly detected variant of the coronavirus called omicron, which the World Health Organization on Friday designated a highly transmissible “variant of concern.” Hours after Friday’s news, the Biden administration announced that starting Monday, the U.S. would restrict travel from South Africa—where researchers first detected omicron—and seven other African countries. (The…

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Biden Administration Imposes Travel Ban on Eight African Nations amid ‘Omicron’ Variant

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in an illustration released by the CDC in Atlanta, Ga., January 29, 2020. (Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM/CDC/Handout via Reuters) Amid the discovery of the new highly infectious “Omicron” variant of the coronavirus, the Biden administration has imposed a travel ban on eight African countries. The restrictions apply to…