WATCH LIVE: Biden discusses plan to combat omicron spread

President Biden is set to discuss his administration's plans to attempt to quell the spread of the omicron variant of the coronavirus in the U.S. on Tuesday afternoon.

The White House is expected to announce efforts to buy half a million at-home COVID tests kits to be sent to Americans who want them and to provide aid to hospitals in expanding capacity as the virus continues to surge.

You can watch it live here starting at 2:30 p.m.:



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