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Biden to Reach 100 Million Vaccinations Goal Six Weeks Early

  • U.S. pace of vaccinations reaches 2.5 million per day
  • President may double pledge of 100 million doses in 100 days
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Biden to Hit 100 Million Vaccinations Goal Six Weeks EarlySource: Bloomberg
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President Joe Biden is poised to meet his goal of delivering 100 million Covid-19 vaccine shots in his first 100 days in office as soon as Thursday, reaching the milestone more than a month ahead of time.

As of Wednesday, his 57th day in office, the U.S. had vaccinated nearly 98 million people since Biden’s inauguration. The pace of shots has risen to an average of nearly 2.5 million per day for the last week.