COVID Hospitalizations Surge Across U.S., Even in Most Vaccinated States
New COVID hospitalizations are surging across the United States, even in the most vaccinated states, a day after the president promised that there would be no lockdowns or expanded vaccine mandates planned for the winter break to contain infections.
The whole country is seeing an increase in hospitalizations, rising from a daily admissions average of 46,714 on November 12 to 56,994 on December 2, according to New York Times data. Some 60 percent of the population is fully vaccinated.
Vermont, the country's most vaccinated state, which is 73 percent fully vaccinated, has...