Biden to appear on MSNBC before town hall on vaccines

Biden to appear on MSNBC before town hall on vaccines
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President BidenJoe BidenChinese apps could face subpoenas, bans under Biden executive order: report OVERNIGHT ENERGY:  EPA announces new clean air advisors after firing Trump appointees |  Senate confirms Biden pick for No. 2 role at Interior | Watchdog: Bureau of Land Management saw messaging failures, understaffing during pandemic Poll: Majority back blanket student loan forgiveness MORE will participate in a sit-down interview with MSNBC's Lawrence O'DonnellLawrence O'DonnellBiden: McCarthy's support of Cheney ouster is 'above my paygrade' On The Money: Inflation jumps at fastest pace since 2008 | Biden 'encouraged' on bipartisan infrastructure deal Biden 'encouraged' by meeting with congressional leaders on infrastructure MORE before the network hosts a town hall on vaccine safety and efficacy Wednesday night. 

The prime-time interview with Biden will air at 10 p.m. Wednesday on the network, followed by a town hall-style meeting featuring members of the White House coronavirus task force team. 

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Viral immunologist Kizzmekia Corbett, who helped develop the Moderna vaccine, will also join for an exclusive interview to discuss the science behind the vaccine and efforts to temper vaccine hesitancy in communities of color specifically. 

Biden has called on all Americans to get a coronavirus vaccine, saying it is the patriotic thing to do and the fastest way to get life in America back to normal. 

"Vaccines can save your own life, but they can also save your grandmother's life, your co-worker's life," Biden said last month

Biden met with a select group of television anchors last month ahead of his State of the Union address.