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Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Biden Talks Covid Relief With U.S. Labor Leaders in the Oval Office” – below is their description.
President Joe Biden met with a group of labor leaders in the Oval Office Wednesday, as part of his campaign promoting his $1.9 trillion proposed response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Biden made brief remarks while reporters were in the Oval Office, highlighting the importance of the American Rescue Plan.
“I think we have an incredible opportunity to make some enormous progress,” Biden said.
He added: “A lot of these folks have been my friends for a long, long long time. As they say in parts of my state, these are the folks that brung me to the dance and I appreciate their friendship.”
The president also confirmed, as questions were shouted, that he had a “good” conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.Bloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel
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- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
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Joe Biden is an American politician serving as the 46th and current president of the United States. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 47th vice president from 2009 to 2017 under Barack Obama and represented Delaware in the United States Senate from 1973 to 2009.
He is married to Dr Jill Biden.