Promise made to vaccinate seniors

Officials look for redemption following muddled rollout

Encouraged by an announcement from the state last week that they would be next in line to receive the coronavirus vaccine, local senior citizens are now learning it will likely be days, if not weeks until people over 65 receive the shot.

How quickly seniors can become vaccinated depends on when the vaccine arrives at doctors’ offices, pharmacies, and other staging areas. Lack of supply and distribution snafus across Los Angeles County have dashed any hopes for a quick rollout.

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