First Lady Jill Biden (Photo by Adam Schultz)

The first lady is traveling with Dr. Miguel Cardona, the newly confirmed education secretary, to tour schools in Meriden, Connecticut.

Good morning from Washington where it’s sunny and 37 degrees. 
 
The first lady is traveling with Dr. Miguel Cardona, the newly confirmed education secretary, to tour schools in Meriden, Connecticut. — Cardona’s hometown — and Waterford, Pa. 
 
It’s been a busy first day at work for Cardona: According to the schedule, the pair will give remarks during the Connecticut stop and host a listening session with parents in Pennsylvania. 
 
Note that the administration has pledged to provide teachers with vaccinations by the end of the month, in order to further a push to open schools within the president’s first 100 days. 
 
We are departing for JBA at 9:03 am. 

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