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Deleted this because the quote in the article doesn't match what she said in the video, which is "it’s time to start blaming the unvaccinated folks, not the *regular* folks." Screenshot for transparency.
One of my favorite dynamics in covering politics/policy is when lawmakers who've been briefed on what a White House plans to do about XYZ preemptively put out statements calling on that White House to do XYZ to look like they got results.
I looked at the big NFL announcement yesterday, a really big deal as we face a « pandemic of the unvaccinated » and struggle with getting more shots in arms. w @marianaa_alfaro
Where are my Obamacare experts? @jrovner and company: Can an insurance company ask for vaccination status? Can they charge differently depending on the answer?
Amanda Gorman, speaking now, when I asked her for her first political memory:
I am getting laid off 12/31 but I am going to go give to Capitol Area Food Bank (again) because my G-d families might not eat.
a president-elect gets « president’s daily brief »- level briefings. *Much* more detailed than briefings for nominees. That’s something a former acting director of national intelligence knows perfectly well.
Incredible reporting from Reuters. “At least two-thirds of the dead inmates identified by Reuters, 4,998 people, were never convicted of the charges on which they were being held.”
So there’s a possibility that Utah will soon be rationing intensive care, with patients who get sicker despite getting care would be sent home, and younger patients (more likely to live) getting priority over older.