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White House says average number of people getting COVID-19 vaccination shots is up 30%

Mobile vaccination clinic hosted by Detroit Health Department in partnership with Detroit Public Schools Community District

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House principal deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said on Friday the average number of people getting COVID-19 vaccination shots is up 30% at a time when the Delta variant of the coronavirus blazes through parts of the United States.

“Today we recorded over half a million new shots … the highest number since first of July,” she said.

(Reporting by Nandita Bose in Washington; Editing by Chris Reese)

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