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U.S. ramps up pace of vaccinations as Michigan, other states see outbreaks

April 5, 2021


The U.S. administered an average of 3.1 million Covid-19 shots per day over the last seven days and hit a new record over the weekend with more than 4 million shots administered in a single day as vaccine manufacturing picks up pace and more mass vaccination sites open, White House senior advisor for Covid-19 Andy Slavitt told reporters Monday.

“As of today, nearly 1 in 3 Americans and over 40% of adults have at least one shot and nearly 1 in 4 adults are now fully vaccinated,” Slavitt said.

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