Employers are likely to be “grateful” to have the federal government “playing bad cop” by mandating the Covid-19 vaccine, said CNN economics commentator Catherine Rampell on Thursday, in response to new vaccine mandates for large companies announced by President Joe Biden on Thursday.
The new plan, reported CNN OutFront host Erin Burnett, will require workers at all American companies with more than 100 employees to be vaccinated or tested at least once a week.
“Are all companies going to welcome this new rule on vaccines?” asked Burnett. “Does it give them cover or will some truly resent it?”
“I’m sure that some will resent it and some will fight it,” replied Rampell. “But I think there will be