BATON ROUGE, La. – States redoubled their efforts to get the coronavirus vaccine into arms Monday after last week's winter weather closed clinics, slowed vaccine deliveries and forced tens of thousands of people to miss their shots — all while the nation drew close to recording 500,000 deaths from COVID-19.
President Joe Biden planned to mark the milestone with a moment of silence and a candle-lighting ceremony at the White House.
He will also order U.S. flags lowered at federal buildings for the next five days. In Louisiana, state health officials said doses from last week's shipments were delivered over the weekend and were expected to continue arriving through Wednesday.Read more on clickorlando.com