The Heat: Biden addresses Omicron and Build Back Better Act

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U.S. Senator Joe Manchin’s announcement that he is firmly opposed to President Biden’s Build Back Better legislation has angered Democrats and the White House.

But we begin with the Omicron variant – which now accounts for 73 percent of new infections in the United States. President Biden has outlined new efforts to combat the surge.

CGTN’s Nathan King reports from the White House.

Follow Nathan King on Twitter@nathanking

Joining the discussion:

  • Aaron Mate’ is the host of “Pushback with Aaron Mate” on the Grayzone’s digital channel.
  • Jadan Horyn is a writer and conservative commentator.
  • Melik Abdul is a Republican strategist, writer and political analyst.
  • Joseph Williams is the former senior news editor at U.S. News & World Report.

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