Reported case, death’s and hospital stays KEEP FALLING……
Political pandemic things keep going on….
In the past week in the U.S. …
Among reported tests, the positivity rate was 5.6%.
The number of tests reported fell 18.4% from the previous week.
Since Dec. 14, more than 405,444,000 doses of a coronavirus vaccine have been administered in the U.S.
More than 188,281,000 people have completed vaccination, or about 56.71% of the population.
Read more in our vaccination tracker….
An independent advisory panel to the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday unanimously recommended a booster dose of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine for people 65 and older and for adults who are at high risk of severe illness because of underlying conditions or exposure on the job….
A new Morning Consult poll finds President Biden’s net approval rating is down 16 percentage points among unvaccinated Black voters since September 8, the day before he issued the vaccine mandates.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Thursday pledged to contest the Biden administration’s employer coronavirus vaccine mandate in court, saying that he is “offended” it could wind up taking away jobs.
“Let’s not have Biden come in and effectively take away — threaten to take away — the jobs of people who have been working hard throughout this entire pandemic,” DeSantis said during a Thursday news conference on monoclonal antibody treatments in Fort Myers. “I am offended that a police officer could potentially lose their job.”
DeSantis’s comments come in response to a mandate Biden issued last month, calling for private businesses with 100 workers or more to require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. He also called for federal employees and those employed by health care providers to follow similar requirements….