Biden Team Fears Virus Surge Imperils Pledge to Curb Pandemic

Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Jan 21 · 6 min read
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By Josh Wingrove and Nancy Cook

President Joe Biden’s team is increasingly worried the coronavirus pandemic is spiraling out of control — imperiling his promise to contain the outbreak — as cases and deaths mount, vaccinations lag and a more-transmissible strain emerges in the U.S., according to people familiar with the matter.

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