Biden Announces Covid-19 Vaccine Incentives, Mandates For Federal Workers



President Biden announced new Covid-19 vaccine incentives including encouraging states to use federal funds to award unvaccinated people $100 if they get the vaccine. He also announced new Covid-19 vaccine mandates for federal workers and contractors and urged other workplaces to follow suit.

» Subscribe to MSNBC:

About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide, MSNBC offers a full schedule of live news coverage, political opinions and award-winning documentary programming — 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Connect with MSNBC Online
Visit msnbc.com:
Subscribe to MSNBC Newsletter: MSNBC.com/NewslettersYouTube
Find MSNBC on Facebook:
Follow MSNBC on Twitter:
Follow MSNBC on Instagram:

38 comments

  1. The voluntary consent of the human subject is absolutely essential. This means that the person involved should have legal capacity to give consent; should be so situated as to be able to exercise free power of choice, without the intervention of any element of force, fraud, deceit, duress, overreaching, or other ulterior form of constraint or coercion; and should have sufficient knowledge and comprehension of the elements of the subject matter involved as to enable him to make an understanding and enlightened decision.

  2. A  study yesterday details breakthrough COVID-19 infections in 39 of 1,497 fully vaccinated Israeli healthcare workers, with most cases mild or moderate but 19% with symptoms lingering for more than 6 weeks.

  3. Where is the discussion? A day of pay for a life of immune issues. This sounds more like paying corporations to initiate mandates. Thus bypassing democratic processes. Welcome to klaus schwabs wet dream.

  4. Watch out, this is actually happening here in Florida….. Teachers who choose not to be vaccinated apparently must quarantine on their own dime if they come in contact with a student who is positive. The teacher will be responsible and will not get paid, while if you have a vaccine and end up getting sick does that open the door to sue the school board for medical negligence or workplace health issues? Hhhmmmm, they can't have it just one way.

  5. The armed forces will valiantly renounce this mandate. They would have to send about 3 thirds to Court Marshall and I can't wait for the revolution

  6. If the vaccines are ineffective why the big push, First the unvaccinated, Now it’s the vaccinated people’s fault, HOW are unvaccinated People spreading a Virus they do not have, I haven’t had the Covid, nor ever took off my mask in public! How can I be spreading it! Spreading what? Yes I thought so!

  7. If the vaccines are ineffective why the big push, First the unvaccinated, Now it’s the vaccinated people’s fault, HOW are unvaccinated People spreading a Virus they do not have, I haven’t had the Covid, nor ever took off my mask in public! How can I be spreading it! Spreading what? Yes I thought so!

  8. We're still seeing vaccinated people get covid at our hospital. 6 months ago we were all heroes for showing up to work with no vaccination and a mask shortage. Now we're unemployed for not taking an experimental vaccine that doesn't work.

  9. Some stores, restaurants and colleges are not letting people enter without proof of the vaccine. Some corporations are mandating employees get vaccinated or lose their job. Is this the beginning to the end unless you take the mark?

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.