NEW JERSEY – Vice President Kamala Harris stopped in New Jersey on Friday to discuss the latest vaccination efforts.
During her visit to the Garden State, she visited a day care center to highlight the child care provisions in the president’s expense proposal.
President Biden’s $ 3.5 trillion spending bill would lower the cost of child care and provide free preschool for 3 and 4 year olds.
After landing at Newark Liberty International Airport, Harris visited the Ben Samuels Children’s Center at Montclair State University, where she stopped in a classroom and spoke to teachers about the challenges they face. were facing.
Harris will also summit in Newark to visit a vaccination site at Essex Community College as she pushes more Americans to get vaccinated.
“The message is this: vaccines will save your life. “
The number of Americans receiving COVID-19 vaccines has steadily increased to a three-month high as seniors and those with health concerns seek reminders, and government and employer mandates push more workers to take their first doses.
Demand is expected to increase in a few weeks when elementary school children can start getting vaccinated, and some states will reopen mass vaccination clinics in anticipation.
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