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And about four-fifths of Texans are not yet fully vaccinated ... came into office is having a tremendously positive impact on protecting people from COVID-19,” Turner added. Despite the numbers in ...
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The Sullivan Model
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As of Monday, there is no statewide program for vaccine passports, the Denver Post reports. “While we are exploring what’s working in other states, anything we do will be specific to Colorado and our ...
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President Joe Biden is holding his first formal news conference on Thursday and will likely face scrutiny over his administration's response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the growing number of ...