GOP governors threaten to fight Biden’s vaccine mandate


The sweeping coronavirus vaccine mandate President Biden outlined yesterday isn’t going over nicely with many Republican leaders, who’ve referred to as it the whole lot from “un-American” and “unconstitutional” to “dictatorial” and a “conflict in opposition to capitalism.” To this point, at the least 19 GOP governors—so, representing 40% of U.S. states—have publicly registered their disapproval, with the heads of states like Wyoming and South Dakota, whose vaccination charges are amongst America’s worst, saying they have already got a crew determining how to sue the administration.

Nonetheless, information of Biden’s aggressive push seems to have triggered a really uniform response to what, at this level, may be the final tactic left to enhance America’s flattened vaccination fee:

Contemplating the brand new guidelines will have an effect on two-thirds of American employees, together with at personal employers with 100 or extra individuals, the White Home tells Axois’s Mike Allen this was form of to be anticipated—they “knew there could be robust backlash. However until somebody took this on, we’d be in a pandemic endlessly.” An official added that “America is split,” however “Biden is uniting the 75% vs. the 25% that’s in opposition.”