A Senate committee held a hearing Wednesday on the Department of Veterans’ Affairs response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to more than 286,000 deaths across the United States.
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The VA has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop a coronavirus vaccine distribution plan, which is expected to begin this month, according to the Washington Post, focusing on veterans and staff members with higher risk factors.
Candice Norwood is a former digital politics reporter for the PBS NewsHour.
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