These states are doing best (and worst) at vaccinating people
After months of planning, the U.S. government’s “warp speed” rollout ofvaccines has instead , threatening to prolong local lockdowns and increase the virus death toll in America.
Yet one month into the effort — the largest inoculation drive in American history — some states are moving quickly to vaccinate their populations, according to government data reviewed by CBS MoneyWatch. Other parts of the country are lagging badly.
West Virginia has distributed nearly 90% of its supply of the the first vaccine shot and is expected to be done inoculating nursing care residents with two doses by the end of January. Firefighters, police and EMTs in the state — one of the poorest in the country — are also getting close to fully vaccinated …continued .
[Source: CBS News]