President Biden’s approval numbers stay steady, bipartisan negotiations continue on infrastructure, and there are reports President Trump says, erroneously, that he will be back in office by August.
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PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN: That’s right. Get a shot and have a beer. Free beer for everyone 21 years or over to celebrate the independence from the virus.
SCOTT SIMON, HOST:
President Biden announcing a national month of action to get 70% of adults at least partially vaccinated by Independence Day. Anheuser-Busch will only make good on that promise if the U.S. reaches that vaccination goal by July 4. But this is NPR. What do they do for folks who want a Chablis? We’re (laughter) joined now by NPR’s Ron Elving. How are you, Ron?
RON ELVING, BYLINE: Good to be with you, Scott.
SIMON: It’s a little early for either. The president also noted his administration…