New York Governor Cuomo holds a press convention as Covid vaccine rollout begins
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo holds a press conference Monday as the country launches massive rollout of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine.
Pfizer’s vaccine is the first US-approved vaccine against the coronavirus, which killed nearly 300,000 Americans in less than a year.
Now that the country has a vaccine that is considered safe and effective by the Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the government must distribute it quickly, a logistically daunting challenge.
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