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Biden Vows U.S. Will Fight New Omicron Variant With Vaccines, 'Not Lockdowns Or Shutdowns'

In a briefing on Monday, President Joe Biden promised Americans that the country will deal with the threat of the new Omicron COVID-19 variant "not with shutdowns or lockdowns, but with more widespread vaccinations, boosters, testing and more." The new variant was first discovered in South Africa and has since been detected in 15 other countries as of Nov. 29.

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