Maryland National Guard Brigadier General Janeen Birckhead visits with a woman as she receives her Moderna coronavirus vaccine from Specialist James Truong (L) at CASA de Maryland’s Wheaton Welcome Center on May 21, 2021 in Wheaton, Maryland.
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Half of the adults in the United States are now fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, according to the latest data Tuesday from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The milestone in the sweeping effort for the U.S. to inoculate its way out of the pandemic comes as infections and deaths from Covid fall to lows the nation has not seen for nearly a year.
Earlier this month, President Joe Biden set the goal of