Despite the rising inflation costs and rate hikes, President Biden remains adamant that the United States will avoid a recession. Families across the country are already making significant cuts, leading many to wonder if we are already in a recession. Host of ‘Making Money’ on FOX Business Network Charles Payne joins the Rundown to explain how the economy came to be in this state, the Fed’s response to inflation, and tips for Americans trying to invest.

Both FDA and CDC have given authorization for children under 5 to receive COVID-19 vaccines and vaccinations of this age group are already underway this week. CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky praised the decision as a major step forward for parents and caregivers yet one study found that those rushing to vaccinate children under 5 right away are in the minority at 18 percent. Johns Hopkins University professor and Fox New Medical Contributor Dr. Marty Makary joins the podcast to break down the effectiveness of this vaccine, how requirements and restrictions surrounding Covid have shifted in the past few years and what direction population immunity is heading.

Plus, commentary by Fox News Contributor Tomi Lahren.