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Biden to announce that all federal workers must be vaccinated, with no option for testing

US President Joe Biden will order all executive branch employees and federal contractors to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Biden will also direct his administration to issue new rules forcing large private employers to require shots or testing. The president will also detail additional steps to increase vaccinations, keep schools open, expand testing and begin booster shots for all Americans.
3 months ago|Washington, United States

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101 of these news sources are bias rated
46 are CENTER
L 26%
C 45%
R 29%
CNN
HuffPost
Raw Story
Common Dreams
+4
CBS Local
The Independent
abc News
New York Times
+16
Reuters
CTV News
CNBC
IBTimes
+43
Washington Times
Russia Today
New York Post
MY Northwest
+13
Washington Examiner
The Daily Caller
Anadolu Ajansı
The Daily Wire
+6
The Gateway Pundit
The Last Refuge
Sean.Hannity
Todd Starnes
+1
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Yahoo News

AP source: Biden requiring federal workers to get COVID shot

President Joe Biden on Thursday is toughening COVID-19 vaccine requirements for federal workers and contractors as he aims to boost vaccinations and curb the surging delta variant that is killing thousands each week and jeopardizing the nation’s economic recovery. Just weeks after he mandated federal workers get a shot or face rigorous testing and masking protocols, Biden will sign a new executive order to require vaccination for employees of t…

3 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
Reuters
ReutersC

Biden to require all federal workers to be vaccinated

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden plans to require all federal employees and government contractors to get vaccinated against COVID-19, a source briefed on the matter told Reuters. In July, Biden said federal workers had to get vaccinated or face regular COVID-19 testing and other restrictions like mandatory face masks at workplaces. (Reporting by David Shepardson; Editing by Chizu

3 months ago|United Kingdom
CTV News
CTV NewsC

Biden requiring federal workers to get COVID-19 shot: AP source

U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday is toughening COVID-19 vaccine requirements for federal workers and contractors as he aims to boost vaccinations and curb the surging delta variant that is killing thousands each week and jeopardizing the nation's economic recovery.

3 months ago|Toronto, Canada
CBS Local
CBS LocalL

'Hard Pill To Swallow,' Some Federal Workers Opposed To President Biden's Latest Vaccination Mandate

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The President’s order to require most federal workers to get the coronavirus vaccine is not welcome news for everyone. “The current administration has been pro-union but this is a hard pill to swallow,” says Eric Speirs.Speirs has spent the last 11 years working as a federal correction officer and is currently at the Miami detention center.He’s finishing up his first year as union chief representing hundreds of workers. “It sh…

3 months ago|United States
Washington Times
Washington TimesR

Federal employee unions push back against Biden’s vaccine mandate

Unions that represent federal workers pushed back Thursday against President Biden's plan to require all federal employees and contractors to be vaccinated against COVID-19.The American Federation of Government Employees, which is part of the AFL-CIO and represents over 670,000 federal workers, said they encourage members to get vaccinated.However, ...

3 months ago|Washington, United States
The Independent
The IndependentL

Biden to announce vaccine mandate for all federal workers, reports say

Move goes beyond administration’s previous requirements allowing unvaccinated to get regular tests

3 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
CNNL

Biden to announce that all federal workers must be vaccinated, with no option for testing

President Joe Biden on Thursday will impose more stringent vaccine rules on federal workers, and take steps to encourage private businesses to do the same, during a major speech meant to lay out a new approach to combating the coronavirus.

3 months ago|Atlanta, United States
abc News
abc NewsL

Biden to order all federal workers be vaccinated as part of new strategy to combat delta variant

President Joe Biden on Thursday will unveil a new strategy to combat the delta variant amid rising case numbers and falling poll numbers for his handling of the pandemic.

3 months ago|United States
CNBC
CNBCC

Biden to mandate Covid vaccine for federal workers, removing option to get tested instead

The executive order will also extend to contractors that work with the U.S. government.

3 months ago|United States
New York Times
New York TimesL

Biden is expected to require the vast majority of federal workers and contractors to get vaccinated.

White House officials said that Mr. Biden would also detail initiatives meant to pressure private businesses, federal agencies and schools.

3 months ago|New York, United States
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BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

101 of these news sources are bias rated
46 are CENTER
L 26%
C 45%
R 29%
CNN
HuffPost
Raw Story
Common Dreams
Vanity Fair
Politicus USA
The Stranger
CBS Local
The Independent
abc News
New York Times
CBS News
NY Daily News
Star Advertiser
Metro News
The Mercury news
Bloomberg
Politico
+9
Reuters
CTV News
CNBC
IBTimes
The Hill
Channel News Asia
c|net
VOA News
npr
UPI
Deutsche Welle
+36
Washington Times
Russia Today
New York Post
MY Northwest
The Times
Pioneer Press
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Boston Herald
Business Live
Herald Sun
Hot Air
+6
Washington Examiner
The Daily Caller
Anadolu Ajansı
The Daily Wire
National Review
The Blaze
CNS News
americasvoice.news
Breitbart
The Gateway Pundit
The Last Refuge
Sean.Hannity
Todd Starnes
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