Church bells rang out in Washington, D.C this week as the U.S. COVID-19 death toll surpassed 700-thousand. But, will this stark reality make the 70 million unvaccinated Americans get the shot?
Meanwhile, on Friday U.S. President Joe Biden spoke with Chicago area companies to address the importance of vaccine mandates.
- William Haseltine is the chair and president of Access Health International.
- Mike Wagner is Assoc. Professor, Univ. of Wisconsin
- Dr. Ziyad Al-Aly is Dir. of the Clinical Epidemiology Center, Veterans Affairs St. Louis Health Care System
- Georges Benjamin is Executive Director, American Public Health Association
Covid-19 hospitalizations are rising again in Colorado, even with more than 70% of those eligible in the state vaccinated https://t.co/dZ0DfTaRg2
— Bloomberg (@business) October 8, 2021
— Reuters Politics (@ReutersPolitics) October 8, 2021
School administrators cannot legally enforce quarantine or isolation, and health departments cannot keep up with the number of outbreaks. They are relying on students, parents and teachers to follow procedures to keep each other safe. https://t.co/nPdl71xAlw
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) October 6, 2021