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California to require coronavirus vaccines for schoolchildren

Published Oct 01 2021 at 7:19 PM GMT
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  • California will become the first US state to mandate statewide Covid-19 vaccinations for schoolchildren as early as January, Governor Gavin Newsom said on Friday.
  • But first the US Food and Drug Administration must fully approve inoculations for their age groups, he said.
  • The Democrat made the announcement at a news briefing as the United States approached the grim threshold of 700,000 Covid-19 deaths.
  • The country has reported an average of more than 2,000 deaths per day over the past week, which….




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  • Published Oct 1, 2021 7:19 PM GMT