Biden Torches the Norms He Promised to Restore


    Biden Torches the Norms He Promised to Restore

    President Joe Biden delivers remarks after late-night passage of a $1 trillion infrastructure bill at the White House in Washington, D.C., November 6, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)
    The president’s vaccine mandate is part of a pattern: He takes illegal actions in hopes that by the time the courts rule, his goals will have been achieved.


    sked Monday afternoon what the federal government intends to do while the president’s long-delayed vaccine mandate is being litigated in the courts, White House deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre explained that the administration intended to carry on as if nothing had happened. “People should not wait,” Jean-Pierre told reporters. “They should continue to move forward and make sure they’re getting their workplace vaccinated.”

    So much for a return to those much-vaunted “norms.”

    Apologists for Biden’s approach will choose to parse Jean-Pierre’s statement literally. “There’s nothing illegal here,” they will say. “The order has been stayed, and the administration is simply issuing an

    To Read the Full Story

    Published at Tue, 09 Nov 2021 22:35:47 +0000

    Previous articleProsecutors in Rittenhouse trial rest their case, but face questions about strategy
    Next articleSemiconductor Industry Isn’t Spending Big on Scarce Old-Tech Chips