So he didn’t shut it down. There’s no federal solution. Mandates don’t work —and they are unconstitutional. So Joe Biden is pivoting to what he does best: he’s walking away.
According to the Wall Street Journal, “As Covid-19 cases climb across the U.S., President Biden and his administration are preparing Americans to accept the virus as a part of daily life, in a break from a year ago when he took office with a pledge to rein in the pandemic and months later said the nation was ‘closer than ever to declaring our independence from a deadly virus.’”
“The recalibration of Mr. Biden’s message comes as the country braces for another round of disruptions wrought by the pandemic. A growing number of schools temporarily have returned to virtual instruction and many businesses are strained by staffing shortages, in both cases due to infections triggered by the highly transmissible Omicron variant,” WSJ adds.
Read the full story over at the WSJ: