Health experts criticize CDC for confusing messaging; Biden sending teams to overwhelmed states: COVID updates

Health experts criticize CDC for confusing messaging; Biden sending teams to overwhelmed states: COVID updates

This post was originally published on this siteHealth experts say inconsistent transparency and leaving errors unacknowledged all contribute to the CDC’s “messaging problem.” Latest updates.     

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TSMC to Boost Chip Production With Up to $44 Billion Investment

TSMC to Boost Chip Production With Up to $44 Billion Investment

This post was originally published on this siteThe world’s largest contract chip maker said that it has set 2022’s capital expenditure budget at $40 billion to $44 billion, a record.

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Tight U.S. Labor Market Has Kept Lid on Layoffs

Tight U.S. Labor Market Has Kept Lid on Layoffs

This post was originally published on this siteWorkers calling in sick with Covid-19 have added pressure on employers trying to operate during the Omicron surge.

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Biden administration will meet with big tech firms Thursday over national security concerns in software

Biden administration will meet with big tech firms Thursday over national security concerns in software

This post was originally published on this siteBiden administration officials will meet with key software developers and major tech firms like Apple and Google on Thursday to discuss ways of making open-source computer code more secure after a critical vulnerability emerged last month that US officials said could have affected...

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Mitt Romney says Biden administration failed to ramp up COVID-19 testing when it had the chance

Mitt Romney says Biden administration failed to ramp up COVID-19 testing when it had the chance

This post was originally published on this site  Health care worker Bob Ekoh administers COVID-19 tests at City Hall in Herriman on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. | Spenser Heaps, Deseret News Tests in high demand as omicron variant surges As Americans endure long lines and search stores for a COVID-19...

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Trump takes thinly veiled shot at ‘gutless’ DeSantis over Covid booster

Trump takes thinly veiled shot at ‘gutless’ DeSantis over Covid booster

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Donald Trump appeared to take a shot at Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over his refusal to disclose whether he’s received a Covid-19 booster shot in a new interview with the far-right channel One America News.

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‘That’s what politics is about’: Rand Paul defends anti-Fauci fundraisers despite death threats

‘That’s what politics is about’: Rand Paul defends anti-Fauci fundraisers despite death threats

This post was originally published on this site Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) admitted this week that he is demonizing Dr. Anthony Fauci to raise money because “that’s what politics is about.” Fauci has said that Paul’s attacks have resulted in death threats. At a hearing on Wednesday, Fauci called out...

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W.Va. governor ‘extremely unwell’ after positive COVID-19 test

W.Va. governor ‘extremely unwell’ after positive COVID-19 test

This post was originally published on this siteWest Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) announced on Tuesday he had tested positive for COVID-19 and was feeling “extremely unwell.”According to press release, Justice, who is fully vaccinated and boosted, got tested after experiencing a “sudden onset of…

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Fauci: Omicron will infect ‘just about everybody’

Fauci: Omicron will infect ‘just about everybody’

This post was originally published on this siteInfectious disease expert and White House chief medical adviser Anthony Fauci said Tuesday that “just about everybody” will eventually be infected with the omicron variant of the coronavirus. “Omicron, with its extraordinary, unprecedented…

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Biden administration to announce additional purchase of 500,000 AstraZeneca Covid-19 treatment courses

Biden administration to announce additional purchase of 500,000 AstraZeneca Covid-19 treatment courses

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is expected on Wednesday to announce the purchase of additional courses of a Covid-19 treatment manufactured by drugmaker AstraZeneca.

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