The Biden administration is trying to convince as many adults as possible to get vaccinated, while the president himself is making a pitch for his big economic plan.
LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST:
Here in the U.S., the threat COVID-19 poses is receding. Now, let’s be explicit about that. The disease is still a serious one and deadly among the most vulnerable, but new cases in the U.S. are down nearly 30% over the past two weeks as Americans continue to get vaccinated. NPR White House correspondent Tamara Keith peeked in on a vaccine focus group, and she joins us now. Good morning, Tam.
TAMARA KEITH, BYLINE: Good morning.
GARCIA-NAVARRO: So this is interesting. It was a panel of so-called vaccine-hesitant people. Tell me why you were observing it.
KEITH: Yeah. So this was a focus group organized by Frank Luntz. He’s the longtime Republican messaging guru. And it was all people who had…