Biden sends medical teams to 6 states, promises more free COVID tests and masks

By: - January 13, 2022 12:33 pm
President Joe Biden with a Christmas tree in the background

President Joe Biden on Thursday announced that 500 million home COVID-19 tests, in addition to 500 million promised earlier, will be distributed to Americans who request them, as well as high-quality masks. Biden is shown in the State Dining Room of the White House on Dec. 21. (Drew Angerer | Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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