White House announces new COVID actions
Additional federal testing sites, increased vaccination sites and personnel, mobilizing military medical personnel and FEMA transportation and providing home testing kits announced
Last updated 12/22/2021 at 11:55am
With the omicron variant of the virus that causes COVID-19 surging around the world and in the United States - including being confirmed in Montana - the federal government announced it is ramping up its actions to slow the spread of the virus.
In remarks President Joe Biden made Tuesday, he said people do need to be concerned about the variant, but no one should panic.
"If you are not fully vaccinated, you have good reason to be concerned," Biden said. "You're at a high risk of getting sick. And if you get sick, you're likely to spread it to others, including friends and family. And the...