Biden said Moody’s estimated his plan would create 16 million jobs Moody's calculated nearly 16 million jobs would be created in the U.S. by 2030 WITHOUT his plan. Moody's actual estimate was that his plan would create roughly 2.6 million additional jobs over ten years.
“I’m not willing to deficit spend” says Biden - after proposing $6 trillion in spending in 100 days
More Biden: "I think the Republicans are further away from trying to figure out who they are and what they stand for, than I thought they would be at this point."
Joe Biden asked again about Liz Cheney: "Look, it seems as though the Republican party is trying to identify what it stands for and their in the mist of a significant sort of mini-revolution going on in the Republican party."
Psaki: "I think we are, of course, a believer in First Amendment rights, I think what the decisions are that the social media platforms need to make is how they address disinformation, misinformation, especially related to life threatening issues, like Covid-19 and vaccinations."
Jen Psaki comments on Facebook decision to ban Trump: "This is an independent board decision and we're not going to have any comment on the future of the former president's social media platform.”
Dr. Rochelle Walensky says kids 12 and under who are not vaccinated should wear masks - because of heavy breathing in group activities like soccer
Andy Slavitt says it's "a little bit dangerous to typecast people" who have not got the vaccine yet, noting that they are of different religions and political beliefs.
Andy Slavitt on Biden goal of getting 70 percent of American adults vaccinated by July 4: "We the government are not, but we then people have a very good chance."
Facebook ‘Supreme Court‘ Packed with Anti-Trump, Progressive Figures https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2020/05/06/facebook-supreme-court-packed-with-anti-trump-progressive-figures/ … via
The Board has upheld Facebook’s decision on January 7 to suspend then-President Trump from Facebook and Instagram. Trump’s posts during the Capitol riot severely violated Facebook’s rules and encouraged and legitimized violence. https://oversightboard.com/news/226612455899839-oversight-board-upholds-former-president-trump-s-suspension-finds-facebook-failed-to-impose-proper-penalty …
Gov. Greg Gianforte offering $1,200 “return-to-work” bonuses for people who go back to work for at least four weeks of workhttp://nbcmontana.com/news/local/gianforte-ending-supplemental-unemployment-payments-offers-return-to-work-bonuses …
Biden: "As long as there's a problem anywhere in the world ... we're going to move as quickly as we can to get as many doses of Moderna and Pfizer as possibly can be produced and export those around the world."