U.S. ‘in the Teeth’ of the Covid-19 Crisis, Biden Says

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    President-elect Joe Biden said on Friday the U.S. is “in the teeth” of the coronavirus pandemic and called for presidential leadership “right now.” The U.S. lost more lives in a single day from Covid-19 than in the attacks on September 11, he added. He made the remarks before introducing new administration nominees and appointees in Wilmington, Delaware.

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