President Joe Biden is expected to unveil the framework for a new six-pronged plan to combat the coronavirus pandemic and encourage individuals to get vaccinated amid the surge of the Delta variant, according to the White House.
“On Thursday, the President will speak to the American people about his robust plan to stop the spread of the Delta variant and boost vaccinations,” a White House official said on Tuesday.
“As the president has said since Day 1, his administration will pull every lever to get the pandemic under control. On Thursday, the President will lay out a six pronged strategy that will help us do just that, working across the public and private sectors.”
The administration announced its support of booster shots in August, with additional vaccines expected to be made available to most Americans starting Sept. 20. It is unclear if it will expand mandates for vaccinations or mask wearing, or begin to mandate them for the