CDC says now-dominant variant poses risk even with nearly 20% of U.S. fully vaccinated

CDC says now-dominant variant poses risk even with nearly 20% of U.S. fully vaccinated
Ciara Linnane
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The U.S. COVID-19 vaccine push continued to gain ground on Wednesday with 19% of the population now fully vaccinated, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, though experts remain concerned about stubbornly high case numbers that continue to rise.