About 20% of U.S. adults have received first vaccine dose, White House says
Nearly 1 in 5 adults and nearly half of Americans 65 and older have received their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, White House senior adviser Andy Slavitt said on Friday.
The big picture: The Biden administration has previously said it has secured enough doses to vaccinate most of the American population by the end of July.
On Thursday, the Biden administration said 50 million doses have been administered since Biden took office.
Slavitt said Friday that the milestone puts the country ahead of schedule for meeting its goal...