coronavirus

Enough vaccine for every adult by May, Biden says

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – President Biden announced Tuesday the United States will have enough vaccine supply to vaccinate every adult who wants a shot by the end of May. Meanwhile, in an unprecedented partnership, Merck will soon begin producing the Johnson …

Biden makes last minute push for COVID relief

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – President Biden is calling on Senate Democrats for “lunchtime lobbying” to shore up support for the $1.9 trillion American rescue plan. The first Senate vote could happen as early as Wednesday, but Democrats aren’t all on the …

Push for vaccine equity continues

(NBC News) As COVID-19 vaccine distribution expands across the country, there are growing calls to ensure it’s being done equitably and that shots are going into the arms that need them most. Still, available data so far shows Black and Latino Americans …

Johnson & Johnson vaccine shipments begin

(NBC News) Johnson & Johnson began shipping the first doses of its COVID-19 vaccine Monday, providing another tool in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. “We’re shipping four million literally as we speak. We committed to doing 100 million by June of …