How vaccine hesitancy could affect the economy

Aug 16, 2021
As the school year begins, the spread of COVID-19 threatens our economic recovery and could especially affect women in the labor force.
Some parents, because of child care responsibilities, left the labor force last year or had to reduce their hours at work.
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Military leaders encourage hesitant service members to get vaccinated

May 26, 2021
Many people in the military are already fully immunized. Others are taking more time to convince.
Spc. Lorrin Rice, 35 weeks pregnant, waiting to get vaccinated at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
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In some parts of the country, vaccination rates lag

May 21, 2021
Health professionals in Arkansas say there are a variety of reasons why people there are hesitant to get vaccinated.
Mary Kate and Tim Pricop visit a horse racetrack in Hot Springs, Arkansas, with their children on a weekday afternoon. The couple plan to pass on getting a COVID-19 vaccine.
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