President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate has been stalled as the Labor Department tries to figure out a way to make it workable. In the meantime, Biden is doing his part by pressuring private companies to force their employees to get COVID-19 vaccines — no matter what their reason is for hesitancy.
“I’ve spoken with Scott Kirby, the CEO of United Airlines, who’s here today. United went from 59 percent of their employees to 99 percent of their employees in less than two months after implementing the requirement. Ninety-nine percent,” Biden said at a speech in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, on Thursday, according to a White House transcript.
“In the last days of their implementation, they cut the remaining number of employees left to get vaccinated