As he referred to the alarming rise in Covid-19 cases as the “pandemic of the unvaccinated,” the president also sought to single out major corporations that in recent weeks have instituted their own types of mandates.
“The private sector is stepping up as well,” Biden said in his remarks. “Even Fox has vaccination requirements. I want to thank Walmart, Google, Netflix, Disney, Tyson Foods for their recent actions requiring vaccinations for employees.”
“Look, I know this isn’t easy, but I will have their backs, and the backs of other private public sector leaders if they take such steps.”
Deadline reported on July 19 that Fox Corp. employees in the U.S. who not been vaccinated would be required to comply with a series of workplace restrictions,