US President Joe Biden signed a decree to give federal agencies priority to the purchase of American products.
Before signing the decrees, Biden said the future of the United States depends on domestic production.
Underlining that the money of taxpayers will be spent on domestic goods by the federal government with the decree signed, Biden said, “American goods will be our priority, excluding only important national security, humanitarian aid and emergency needs.” he spoke.
Pointing out that the USA should also produce its own protective equipment in the fight against the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19), Biden said, “As the Covid-19 pandemic has shown us, this country will never once again need another country to supply the necessary products for the protection of US citizens. cannot be addicted. ” used the expression.
“It will take a long time to beat Covid-19” message from Biden
After his speech, Biden, who signed the decree, then answered the questions of the journalists.
Underlining the need to take a series of measures such as testing, ventilation and vaccination for the opening of schools, Biden said, “I know that teachers want to go back to school, but they also want to work in a safe environment. We are working for this.” said.
Stating that they believe they will achieve their goals of “100 thousand Vaccines in the First 100 Days” regarding Covid-19 vaccination, Biden said, “By the summer, I believe that the USA will have gained a great deal of herd immunity.” he spoke.
Pointing out that the Covid-19 outbreak has reached serious dimensions, Biden said, “It took us a long time to reach this stage, it will take a long time to defeat Covid-19.” used the expression.