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Federal OK sought for two-dose COVID vaccine for kids under 5

By: - February 2, 2022 7:34 am

A firefighter prepares pediatric doses of the Pfizer-BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine on Nov. 3, 2021 in Shoreline, Washington. UW Medicine held a vaccination clinic for children ages 5-11 as it begins to use the 5,700 pediatric doses it received the day before. (Photo by David Ryder / Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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