COVID-19 response: ‘I am not going to shut down the economy, period

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Biden says he will not pursue a national lockdown as part of his COVID-19 response: ‘I am not going to shut down the economy, period’

President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday he would not pursue a national lockdown to combat the coronavirus.

Previously, Biden answered hypothetical questions on the issue by saying he would follow the advice of medical experts.

“I am not going to shut down the economy, period,” Biden said Thursday. “I’m going to shut down the virus … no national shutdown.”

President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday he would not pursue a national lockdown to combat the coronavirus.

Previously, Biden answered hypothetical questions on the issue by saying he would follow the advice of medical experts.

“I am not going to shut down the economy, period,” Biden said Thursday. “I’m going to shut down the virus … no national shutdown.”

President-elect Joe Biden committed Thursday to keeping the US economy open, clarifying his stance on a national lockdown.

“I am not going to shut down the economy, period,” Biden said at a press conference. “I’m going to shut down the virus.”

He then emphasized: “no national shutdown.”

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