"Science will always be at the forefront of my administration - and these world-renowned scientists will ensure everything we do is grounded in science, facts, and the truth", Biden said in a statement, which announced several personnel appointments to the White House science team. Biden will take action not just to reverse the gravest damages of the Trump administration but also to start moving our country forward, he asserted.
The new legislation, now being drafted by congressional democrats and immigrant rights advocates, will include a pathway to citizenship for an estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants.
Under Biden's plan, federal disaster-relief workers would set up thousands of vaccination centres, where retired doctors would administer shots to teachers, grocery store workers, people over 65 years old and other groups who do not now qualify. The president-elect will fulfil his promises to strengthen Buy American provisions so the future of America is made in America. His presidential tweets will become a permanent record of his interactions with the American people and will be available @POTUS45. "He and the Democratic Party, they believe in more government". During his visit to India last February, President Trump refrained from even commenting on the communal violence in New Delhi over CAA.
This means we can expect the package to be passed by February. Similarly, the Trump administration's @POTUS account will live on as @POTUS45.
Biden will send to Congress on Wednesday a policy that will include an eight-year pathway to citizenship for immigrants without legal status, and expand admissions for refugees to the country.
Honouring Vice-President elect Kamala Harris' Indian heritage, the virtual inauguration kick-off ceremony for President-elect Joe Biden and Harris began with a celebration of Kolam, a traditional Indian art form of drawing geometric patterns on the floors as a sign of welcome.
Overall, India has been enjoying due attention and respect from both sides of the political aisle in the US.
The opening salvo would herald a 10-day blitz of executive actions as Biden seeks to act swiftly to redirect the country in the wake of Donald Trump's presidency without waiting for Congress.
The coronavirus pandemic has already put tremendous strain on the global economy including that of the US.