Joe Biden says Americans have reason to celebrate this Fourth of July, but the president of the United States is no more than its purpose to get 70 percent of people vaccinated against COVID-19 by the country’s independence day party on Sunday.
Sixty-seven percent of American adults have received at least one stroke, according to him data by the American Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), while 58.1 percent of those over the age of 18 are considered fully vaccinated.
Twenty U.S. residents have partially vaccinated at least 70 percent of their adult populations since July 4, CNN reported.
“This is a holiday weekend,” Biden told reporters Friday as he paused with “negative” questions from reporters about the sequel. Retreat of American troops from Afghanistan. “I’m going to celebrate.”
Cases and deaths from COVID-19 are at or near record lows since the fire began, thanks to the robust The U.S. vaccination program. Business is the restaurants are open, Assumption is picking up and travel is getting closer to pre-pandemic levels.
Biden is set to host the biggest event of his presidency Sunday, with first responders, military families and others waiting to take part in a wildfire and fireworks display on the South White House lawn.
This Fourth of July, America is back.
We are headed into a summer of joy – of freedom – thanks to the millions of Americans who have gone on to be vaccinated. To the front line and to the essential workers who made this day possible: thank you. pic.twitter.com/g6cztrJDT8
– President Biden (@POTUS) July 4, 2021
Yet, more than 200 Americans still die every day from COVID-19, a more infectious variant of the virus spreading rapidly at home and abroad, and tens of millions of Americans have chosen not to have life-saving vaccines.
“If you’ve had the vaccination, do it right,” said Dr. Mati Hlatshwayo Davis, an infectious disease doctor at the John Cochran VA Medical Center and St. Louis Health Council.
“If you don’t have the vaccine, you have to be alarmed and that’s just the bottom line, there’s no easy way to cut it,” he told the Associated Press news agency. “But that doesn’t eliminate the fact that this country is in a much better place.”
U.S. health officials have raised concerns about the gap between highly vaccinated and less vaccinated communities, with first infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci saying Sunday that the latest hospitalizations and deaths from coronavirus are among the worst. people not vaccinated.
“The crushing property of people who get into trouble is vaccines, which is why we say it’s really preventable and preventable,” Fauci said in an interview with NBC News ’Meet the Press program.
About 1,000 accounts have a vaccination rate below 30 percent and the federal government warns that they could become the next hot spots when virus restrictions ease.
The Biden administration is sending “surge” teams to the United States from Colorado and Missouri.
Additional teams of infectious disease experts, public health professionals and doctors and nurses are preparing to help in additional areas with a combination of low vaccination rates and rising cases.
Sunday Fauci encouraged people to put their differences aside and get vaccinated. He told the emergency of the Delta variant in the United States it seems to lead to more serious illnesses, to hospitals and in some cases, to death.
“As a nation at all, we are doing very well,” Fauci told Meet the Press. “But we have a large country with disparities in the willingness to be vaccinated, so there are some states where the vaccination level of individuals is 35 percent or less; in these circumstances you can expect to see peaks in some regions, in some states, cities or counties.
“We’re going to see … almost two types of America: those regions of America that are highly vaccinated, where we have a low level of infection dynamics. And in some places … where the level of vaccination is low and the level of spread of the virus is high, that’s where you’re going to see the peaks ”.