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Surging Virus Has Michigan’s Democratic Governor at Loggerheads With Biden

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration and Michigan’s Democratic governor are locked in an increasingly tense standoff over the state’s worst-in-the-nation coronavirus outbreak, with a top...
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Surging Virus Has Michigan’s Whitmer at Loggerheads With Biden

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration and Michigan’s Democratic governor are locked in an increasingly tense standoff over the state’s worst-in-the-nation coronavirus outbreak, with a top...
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More Contagious Covid Variant Is Now Dominant in U.S., C.D.C. Says

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Scientists hope that vaccination will blunt any potential fourth surge. On Tuesday, President Biden moved up his vaccination timetable by two weeks, calling states to...
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Biden Pushes Mask Mandate as C.D.C. Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’

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WASHINGTON — President Biden, facing a rise in coronavirus cases around the country, called on Monday for governors and mayors to reinstate mask mandates as...
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Federal Scientists Plead for Pandemic Controls as Infection Declines Stall

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While coronavirus deaths tend to fluctuate more than cases and hospital admissions, Dr. Walensky said the most recent seven-day average was slightly higher than the...
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Biden Advisers Say U.S. Will Remain Vulnerable to Covid Unless Congress Acts

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WASHINGTON — President Biden’s coronavirus czar said Wednesday that the United States was woefully behind other nations in tracking potentially dangerous variants of the virus,...