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Becerra, Fudge Set Out Plan for Reaching the Vaccine Hesitant

May 5, 2021, 5:19 PM

The Biden administration plans to target more vaccine-hesitant Americans where they live to meet its goal of 70% of U.S. adults receiving at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine by July 4.

This comes as most eager Americans have been able to get their vaccine and as vaccination rates are beginning to slow. The seven-day average of shots has fallen from 3.4. million to 2.3 million in about three weeks, according to data compiled by the Bloomberg Vaccine Tracker.

As of now, 56% of U.S. adults, or 145 million, have received at least one dose, and nearly 41%, ...