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Vaccine supply hinders expanding beyond 100 million shots goal, Biden health official says

Anthony S. Fauci, the government’s senior infectious-disease expert, also said he now believes the coronavirus variant first detected in the United Kingdom is more deadly and spreads faster.
  • Jan 24, 2021
  • Post Reports

400,000 people are dead. Can Biden change course?

How President Biden plans to combat the pandemic in his first 100 days. Where the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention went wrong with testing, and what it cost us. And what the U.K. coronavirus variant means for you.
  • Jan 22, 2021

Biden says death toll from pandemic likely will top 500,000 next month, says it will take months ‘for us to turn things around’

President Biden, who laid out his plan to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, offered a sober assessment about the crisis.
  • Jan 21, 2021

Biden to sign day one executive order to shift coronavirus-fighting strategy

New president plans to require masks to be worn in federal buildings and by federal employees and contractors.
  • Jan 20, 2021

Most Americans say the coronavirus pandemic is not controlled, Post-ABC poll finds

The survey also shows that more than 6 in 10 Americans say they would probably get the vaccine.
  • Jan 19, 2021

Who Joe Biden picked to fill his Cabinet

Here are the people Joe Biden chose to fill his Cabinet. Among his picks: White House veterans, but many historical firsts.
  • Jan 19, 2021

Biden pledges to build scores of new vaccine sites and prioritize older Americans

The incoming president said he will use FEMA to build vaccine centers in schools and stadiums as the U.S. death toll approaches 400,000.
  • Jan 15, 2021

Biden chooses former FDA commissioner Kessler as chief science adviser to federal vaccine effort

The appointment of David Kessler comes as Biden has begun spelling out plans to speed up the Trump administration’s sluggish effort on vaccinations.
  • Jan 15, 2021

Experts warn of vaccine stumbles ‘out of the gate’ because Trump officials refused to consult with Biden team

Even as covid-19 cases continue to overwhelm hospitals, the Trump administration has balked at close communication with its successor.
  • Jan 14, 2021

Biden to ask for $400 billion to bolster fight against covid-19

The funding would create a national vaccination program, expand testing, hire public health workers and help detect new virus strains.
  • Jan 14, 2021