HHS Again Pledges 60-Day Notice Of PHE End As GOP Seizes On Biden Remarks

By Jessica Karins, Lia DeGroot / September 20, 2022 at 4:22 PM
HHS pointed out it’s the department’s job to decide when the public health emergency ends, not the president’s, and repeated a pledge to give 60 days notice before the PHE is lifted, as Republicans seized on President Joe Biden’s unexpected statement Sunday that the pandemic is over to call for an immediate end to the health emergency. Biden’s comment on “60 Minutes” that while the United States still has a problem with the virus, “the pandemic is over,” sparked renewed...

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