*President-Elect Biden acting like a President*
President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday took aim at the Trump administration for “falling behind” on vaccine distribution as the country reels from more than 330,000 deaths from COVID-19 thus far.
In remarks delivered in Wilmington, Delaware, Biden first pushed back on the notion that he was being “too alarmist” for previously warning that the country would hit 400,000 deaths before the end of Trump’s term next month. The President-elect recalled issuing the stern warning in September when the country passed the “grim milestone” of 200,000 fatalities amid the pandemic.
“Critics said I was being too alarmist and negative, but as I said all along, I’ll tell you like it is when it comes to COVID, and the reality is it looks like we’re going to hit that grim milestone,” Biden said. “We’ve just crossed 330,000 deaths in America. We’re averaging daily death rates of nearly 2,200 people which means we’ll lose tens of thousands of more lives in the months toRecommend0 recommendationsPublished in