Johnson And Johnson Vaccine Pause/Peoria COVID Cases Increase
On April 13, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Federal Drug Administration recommended a pause on use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. This is one of the three vaccines that has been distributed across Illinois and the U.S. to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
To discuss the pause, what it means for vaccine distribution in Illinois, and some of the other big COVID stories this week, The 21st was joined by three reporters.
Becky Vevea, Political Reporter for WBEZ
Tim Shelley, News Director for WCBU Peoria Public Radio
Laura Ungar, Midwest Editor for Kaiser Health News
Prepared for web by Zainab Qureshi
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