Geoff Mulvihill

Government, Business

Biden Administration Asks Court to Allow Vaccine Mandate

President Joe Biden President Joe Biden (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press)

The Biden administration on Nov. 23 asked a federal court to let it move ahead with a workplace rule that would require employees at larger companies to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or face weekly testing.

Geoff Mulvihill | Associated Press
November 23, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Cincinnati Court Chosen to Consider Biden Vaccine Mandate

A nurse gives a vaccine to a patient in Orange, Calif. Registered nurse Noleen Nobleza gives a COVID-19 vaccine shot to Julio Quinones at a clinic set up in the parking lot of CalOptima in Orange, Calif. (Jae C. Hong/Associated Press)

Challenges to President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for private employers will be consolidated in the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Geoff Mulvihill | Associated Press
November 16, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Biden Team Defends Vaccine Mandate, Wants Cases Combined

President Joe Biden speaks about COVID-19 vaccinations Oct. 7. President Joe Biden speaks about COVID-19 vaccinations Oct. 7. (Susan Walsh/Associated Press)

With its private employer vaccine mandate on hold, the Biden administration wants the multiple challenges to its workplace rule consolidated in a single federal court and has asked for a decision by early next week.

Geoff Mulvihill | Associated Press
November 8, 2021