Federal employees will be required to show they are fully vaccinated or be forced to undergo regular COVID tests and submit to safety measures.
President Joe Biden is asking states and cities to use federal rescue funds to provide $100 payments as an incentive for individuals to get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus.
Before Biden's remarks, the Treasury Department released rules allowing state and local governments to use their share of $350 billion in direct aid from Biden's American Rescue Plan to help pay for the $100 incentive payments.
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