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1) Biden Administration Rolls Out Vaccine Mandates
The Topline: President Joe Biden announced Thursday that more than 80 million private sector workers will be required to get a COVID-19 vaccine or test negative at least once a week.
“The President has no authority to require that Americans inject themselves because of their employment at a private business. The vaccine itself is life-saving, but this unconstitutional move is terrifying. This is still America, and we still believe in freedom from tyrants.”
– Republican Governor Tate Reeves of Mississippi
Biden’s New Rule
In an unprecedented move, Biden’s order will force all employers with more than 100 workers to require employees to get vaccinated, or get tested at least once a week for the virus. Non-complying businesses would face fines of up to $14,000 per violation. This