Biden says there is good, and bad, news on US coronavirus

US President Biden says the good news is that vaccinations are progressing quickly

  • making incredible progress
  • more than 75% of over 65s have had a shot
  • more than 80% of teachers, school staff and child care workers received at least one Covid-19 shot by the end of March
  • US is on track to hit 200m goal in his first 100 days in office
The bad news:
  • new variants of the virus are spreading, moving quickly … and cases are going up