Biden administration to mandate COVID vaccine for federal workers, contractors
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President Biden is expected to sign an executive order Thursday that will require all federal workers and contractors that do business with the federal government to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
A source familiar with the White House’s plans told Fox News that the mandate would extend to all federal workers and to millions of contractors that do work with the federal government, the nation's largest employer.
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The executive order, the source told Fox News, builds on the president's announcement in July to strengthen safety requirements for unvaccinated federal workers.
The order will "take those actions a step further and require all federal executive branch workers to be vaccinated."
The mandate will also extended to employees of contractors that do business with the federal government.