The big picture is that we don’t have enough vaccine and the rollout has been messy. If we had enough vaccine to use all the distribution channels available to us, things would be going quite well.
My advice to those eager to be vaccinated is changing. If you are already eligible, try the state’s new website. If you can find someone to help you get there, they can get vaccinated too.
My mother imparted to her children a reverence for the founding ideals of the American republic, a recognition of our failure to live up to those ideals, a commitment to service, and most importantly, respect and empathy for every individual.
We are doing a lot, but it is hard to know whether we are doing enough to support those who have lost income due to the COVID-19 recession.
Last night we held a zoom discussion on the vaccine rollout. Notes and recording here.
I checked a dozen locations for COVID-19 vaccination sites reasonably near my senate district and found no available appointments.