Sumary of Biden to move deadline for states to open Covid vaccines to all U.S. adults to April 19:
- Joe Cobarrubio, 34, is given a vaccination against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Artesia, California, U.S., April 5, 2021..
- President Joe Biden is expected to announce Tuesday that states should open Covid-19 vaccine appointments to all U.S..
- adults by April 19, moving up his original deadline by nearly two weeks, a White House official confirmed to NBC News..
- The deadline, though voluntary, applies public pressure to states that haven’t already expanded their eligibility guidelines..
- would be eligible for Covid-19 shots by April 19 and will be able to get them within five miles of their home under an expanded vaccination plan..
- Biden said March 29 during a press conference on the government’s Covid-19 response and vaccination efforts around the country..
- vaccinations has been averaging about 3.1 million doses per day, Andy Slavitt, the White House’s senior pandemic advisor, said Monday…