Former Vice President Mike Pence on Friday slammed President Biden‘s recently announced coronavirus vaccine mandates in an interview on Fox News, saying Biden’s announcement was “unlike anything I have ever heard from an American president.”
“To have the president of the United States say that he’s been patient, but his patience is wearing thin, that’s not how the American people expect to be spoken to by our elected leaders,” Pence, who has been floated as a potential 2024 GOP presidential hopeful, told “Fox and Friends” in his first national television interview in nearly a year.
“The president should simply continue, as we have done, to lead by example. Encourage people to take the vaccine as Karen and I did on national television back in December,” he continued.
On Thursday, Biden announced that all private employers with 100 or more employees will be required to mandate COVID-19 vaccine and daily testing.
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