Here's what happened.
The state of New York has asked the government for help fighting off the Omnicron variant which is set to start a wave in the state. This comes after Dr. Anthony Fauci stated that he believes that the new variant will be devastating for the American public if it is not dealt with properly.
The state of New York has asked for federal help with dealing with the pandemic and a new potential wave of coronavirus cases due to the new variant coming into the United States. Fauci stated that he believes that America will "unfortunately" see a record number of cases coming in because of the new variant. This news shocked many people who live in the state and are asking for federal help.
New York has been a hotspot for the coronavirus with many cases still coming in for the state. Fauci stated that everyone in the state should get the coronavirus vaccine to protect themselves for anything that could happen.