COVID-19 in Indian Country
President Joe Biden is threatening to veto a Republican bill that removes a COVID-19 vaccine requirement for health care providers.
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President Biden receives his updated COVID-19 vaccine and delivers remarks on the ongoing fight against the coronavirus on October 25, 2022.
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Roselyn Tso took the oath of office to become the first Navajo person to serve as the Director of the Indian Health Service.
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Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer applaud the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Roselyn Tso to serve as the next Director of the Indian Health Service.
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On the morning of July 21, 2022, President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19.
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President Joe Biden delivers pre-recorded remarks at the Global COVID-19 Summit on May 12, 2022.
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President Joe Biden delivers remarks about COVID-19 on December 2, 2021.

President Joe Biden is announcing new actions to combat COVID-19 as the United States heads into the winter months and with the emergence of a new variant, Omicron.
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The White House holds a press call on December 1, 2021, to discuss efforts to protect Americans against the Delta and Omicron variants.
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"As the President said last Friday, it was only a matter of time before the first case of Omicron was detected in the U.S.," said White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients.
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President Joe Biden delivers remarks and receives a COVID-19 booster shot at the White House on September 27, 2021.

The White House COVID-19 Response Team and public health officials hold a press briefing on September 24, 2021.

President Joe Biden deliver remarks on the COVID-19 response and vaccination program in the United States.

The Department of the Treasury has sent $240 billion in fiscal support to state, territorial, local, and tribal governments through the American Rescue Plan Act.

"Being vaccinated will enable our service members to stay healthy, to better protect their families, and to ensure that our force is ready to operate anywhere in the world," said President Joe Biden.
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The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in a long-running COVID-19 dispute.
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“I am extremely disappointed that the federal government is going to such lengths to deny Tribal governments their fair share of CARES funding," said Chairman Joseph Rupnick.
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"A year ago, we were hit with a virus that was met with silence and spread unchecked," President Joe Biden said in an address to the nation.

Alaska Native leader Victor Joseph has been named to President Joe Biden's COVID-19 Health Equity Task Force.
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"Approving a Major Disaster Declaration will help save lives and livelihoods—and ensure the Nation can access critical resources to combat and reduce the spread of COVID-19," said Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Arizona).