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Biden aims to vaccinate 70% of American adults by July 4

12 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden set a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one shot to 70% of adult Americans by July Fourth as he tackles the vexing problem of winning over the “doubters” and those unmotivated to get inoculated.
Demand for vaccines has dropped off markedly nationwide, with some states leaving more than half their available doses unordered. Aiming to make it easier to get shots, Biden on Tuesday called for states to make vaccines available on a walk-in basis and he will direct many pharmacies to do likewise.
His administration for the first time also is moving to...
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Biden wants 70% of adults to get at least 1 shot by July 4

Biden wants 70% of adults to get at least 1 shot by July 4

12 days ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden has announced new vaccine goals for the United States and the government says regulations will be relaxed as more Americans get vaccinated.
To date, 44% of Americans - or nearly 150 million people - have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Biden said Tuesday he wants 70% of Americans to have received at least one dose by July 4.
"It's life and death and I hope everyone knows within themselves and makes the choices that is going to help them and their loved ones be safe, get our...
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Biden's new goal: 70 percent of adults to get first Covid vaccine by July 4

12 days ago   |   By NBC News

By the Fourth of July, President Biden wants 70 percent of American adults to get at least one vaccine dose, and 160 million to be fully inoculated. Biden says his administration aims to make the vaccine easier to access in order to hit that goal.
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