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California COVID Vaccine Update: What Questions Do You Have?

On this edition of Your Call, we get an update on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in California. The US has been administering 1.7 million COVID-19 vaccine doses per day on average.

According to the LA Times tracker, nearly 6.5 million doses have been administered in California, with over 12 percent of Californians having received at least one dose. Some people are criticizing the rollout for leaving out certain essential workers. What questions do you have?

Guest:

Anna Maria Barry-Jester, senior correspondent for Kaiser Health News and California Healthline who covers public health

Web Resources:

Mercury News, Nico Savidge: California’s new mass-vaccination sites are live. Why is it still so hard to get a shot?

The New York Times, Jill Cowan: Who’s Eligible for the Vaccine in California Right Now? 

 

Kaiser Health News: Vaccines Go Mobile to Keep Seniors From Slipping Through the Cracks

 

Mother Jones, Jackie Flynn Mogensen: America Is Ignoring the Coronavirus Variants at Its Own Peril

Rose Aguilar has been the host of Your Call since 2006. She became a regular Friday media roundtable guest in 2001.