WASHINTON (Great Lakes News) – The Biden administration is reportedly one step closer to sending 500 million at-home COVID-19 tests nationwide.

The White House is working with the United States Postal Service (USPS) to get the home tests to residents who request the. However, the USPS which has expressed staffing struggles stemming from the federal vaccine mandate. Earlier this week, the deputy postmaster general asked for a vaccine mandate extension.

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Americans who request a free testing kit will be able to request them via a website that has not yet been made available.

President Biden said that people with insurance will be reimbursed for the tests, but there is an initial up front cost.