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Biden to sign executive order aimed at securing critical US supply chains

1 month ago   |   By ABC

The shortage of PPE amid the COVID-19 outbreak, for example, exposed the fragility of the nation's vital supply chains.
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Biden plans order to bolster US supply chains, spurred by last year's scramble for COVID-19 medical gear and looming crisis in chips for electric cars

Biden plans order to bolster US supply chains, spurred by last year's scramble for COVID-19 medical gear and looming crisis in chips for electric cars

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden is plans to sign an Executive Order on Wednesday, aimed at strengthening US supply chains.
White House officials briefed reporters about the plans late Tuesday. The moves comes after damaging struggles under President Donald Trump to secure enough protective equipment to for medics to battle the coronavirus pandemic, as well as a looming shortage in computer chips key to car manufacturing.
The order, official said, will tell federal agencies to launch reviews of several core supply chains, to report back in 100 days.
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