The FDA gave full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine this morning — but uptake remains mixed in different parts of Illinois. On this roundtable, we were joined by reporters from around the state to talk about vaccines: Who is getting vaccinated among our lawmakers, which areas of the state are seeing lower vaccination rates, and new findings about the need for booster shots to protect against COVID-19.
Midwest correspondent for Kaiser Health News
Politics Reporter, WBEZ
Daily Herald Tax and Government Columnist and assistant managing editor for watchdog reporting
For two weeks, @davemckinney and I have made multiple phone calls, emails, and texts to every Illinois legislator to see if they are vaccinated against COVID-19. We heard from 3 more today after publishing.— Tony Arnold (@tonyjarnold) August 11, 2021
See how your state legislator responded here:https://t.co/ge1DrAzSJr
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