Biden wants the undocumented to have access to the Covid-19 vaccine

Biden said in an interview that he will ensure that undocumented immigrants receive the Covid-19 vaccine. The US president highlighted th...

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  • Biden said in an interview that he will ensure that undocumented immigrants receive the Covid-19 vaccine.
  • The US president highlighted the importance of “all” undocumented people getting vaccinated
  • In addition, he expressed his concern for the “thousands of unaccompanied children” who are on the country’s border with Mexico.

In interview for Univision, US President Joe Biden said he wants the undocumented to have access to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) vaccine, as well as food assistance benefits, according to information from Efe.

Biden highlighted the importance of “all” the undocumented are vaccinated, in addition to showing his concern for the “thousands of unaccompanied children” who are in the border of the United States with Mexico in the interview he gave to the journalist Ilia Calderón in the Univision News.

Biden wants the undocumented to have access to the Covid-19 vaccine

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Accompanied by his wife, Jill Biden, the US president said they want to take care of every child who arrives at the border, while the first lady assured that “they will make sure that these children are well and receive medical attention.”

Regarding the new check of $ 1,400 to taxpayers, within the stimulus plan that promotes to combat the Covid-19 crisis, Biden said he is confident that it will be ready in a week.

“Get the vaccine if available”: Biden

Joe Biden took the opportunity to invite the population to get vaccinated and leave behind any reluctance or mistrust about the efficacy and safety of the vaccine: “It is safe, I can assure it, get the vaccine if it is available.”

Renowned journalist Jorge Ramos announced that the interview will be broadcast in its entirety next Sunday on the program “Al Punto con Jorge Ramos.”

Next Monday, the president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, and his American counterpart will meet virtually for the first time.

In this meeting, issues that concern the border, emigration, cooperation between the two countries and Covid-19 will be addressed.

César Chávez, source of inspiration

Biden wants the undocumented to have access to the Covid-19 vaccine. In the preview of this interview, which was conducted during a visit of the US president to Texas, Ilia Calderón commented that she asked Biden about the bust of the Hispanic union member César Chávez (1927-1993) that appears in the Oval Office of the White House.

The president responded to the Univision journalist that the figure of the Hispanic civil rights activist is a source of “inspiration” for him.

Biden wants the undocumented to have access to the Covid-19 vaccine

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Biden recently elected Julie Chávez Rodríguez, the unionist’s granddaughter, as director of the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs at the White House (With information from EFE News).

Biden lifts another Trump restriction on immigrants

US President Joe Biden removed another executive order from former President Donald Trump suspending legal migration due to Covid-19 by withdrawing certain migrant visas.

Biden on Wednesday revoked a measure by his predecessor, Donald Trump, which banned the entry of some immigrants as a “risk to the job market,” including those who benefited from the visa lottery and relatives of permanent residents or US citizens.

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With another proclamation released today by the White House, Biden reversed with immediate effect the decision that Trump announced on April 22 of last year in the first months of the coronavirus pandemic, which hit the US economy hard and slowed the generation. of jobs.

Trump’s decision, contained in Proclamation 10014, was extended in June 2020 and later on December 31, and ordered the suspension of “the entry of immigrants and non-immigrants who present a risk to the United States labor market during the recovery. economic after the coronavirus outbreak ”.

But Biden pointed out in his proclamation on Wednesday that preventing the arrival of these people “does not promote the interests of the United States.”

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