Biden vows 'shots in arms, money in pockets' on USA stimulus tour

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The legislation was Biden's first legislative priority upon taking office in January.

Biden said in a speech Thursday night that members of his administration will spread out across the country to "speak directly" to Americans about the plan.

President Joe Biden said Monday that the United States will reach his goal of administering 100 million coronavirus vaccination shots ahead of schedule, hitting the milestone as 100 million stimulus checks go out to Americans under his Covid-19 relief package.

"If we do this together, by July the Fourth, there's a good chance you, your families and friends will be able to get together in your back yard or in your neighborhood and have a cookout and a barbecue and celebrate Independence Day", President Biden said.

Biden and other advocates including Vice-President Kamala Harris and First Lady Jill Biden are being deployed to various states and to television as part of what the White House is calling the "Help Is Here Tour".

Biden is scheduled to visit a small business in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday.

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Democrats regard the bill as good policy and good politics.

Republicans, who mostly opposed the stimulus, went on to capture the House of Representatives in the 2010 elections.

The stops at vaccination sites, businesses, schools and more are meant to educate the public about different aspects of the giant American Rescue Plan and how it will help people get to the other side of the pandemic. He will also do an interview on Wednesday on ABC's "Good Morning America" program.

Working as the economic council director for President Barack Obama from 2011 to 2014, Sperling oversaw programs that helped revive Detroit after the city filed for bankruptcy, among other efforts that focused on workers and USA competitiveness.

"If former President Trump woke up tomorrow and wanted to be more vocal about the safety and efficacy of the campaign - of the vaccine - certainly we support that", Psaki responded, adding, "81 percent of Republicans said they would trust their own doctor or health care provider, and that is an important place to invest".

Harris said she visited Nevada because of the disproportionate impact the pandemic has had on the state's hospitality industry.

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