Biden to announce 90% of U.S. adults eligible for vaccine by April 19

Reuters | Washington DC | Updated: 29-03-2021 23:25 IST | Created: 29-03-2021 23:23 IST
Biden to announce 90% of U.S. adults eligible for vaccine by April 19
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U.S. President Joe Biden will announce on Monday that 90% of adults in the United States will be eligible for vaccination against COVID-19 and have a vaccination site within 5 miles of their home by April 19, a White House official said.

Bloomberg first reported that Biden planned to make the announcement.

Biden has previously set a goal of having 200 million vaccine shots in people's arms in his first 100 days in office.

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