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Biden announces Uber, Lyft rides amid July 4 vaccine push

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

President Joe Biden is highlighting new efforts to encourage Americans to get COVID-19 shots, including free rides to and from vaccination sites from ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft, as the pace of shots nationally declines and he looks to meet his July Fourth inoculation targets.
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President Biden announces free Uber, Lyft rides to COVID-19 vaccine sites

President Biden announces free Uber, Lyft rides to COVID-19 vaccine sites

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is highlighting new programs from ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft to provide free rides to and from vaccination sites, as the pace of shots declines nationally and he looks to meet his July Fourth inoculation targets.
"We're working hard to ensure transportation is less of a barrier when it comes to getting a COVID-19 vaccine," Biden said in a statement on Twitter. "And I'm excited to share that starting May 24th, Uber and Lyft will offer everyone in America free rides to vaccination sites."
The partnership with the ride-sharing companies marks the...
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