Kansas lawmakers review state's lagging vaccine distribution
January 10, 2021
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Legislators are reviewing Kansas' distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, though U.S. government data showed Monday that the state's inoculation rate no longer lagged behind most other states.
Top Republicans in the GOP-controlled Legislature were unhappy with what they considered a rocky vaccination rollout, in part because a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report at the end of December showed Kansas ranking last among states for its inoculation rate. Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly and officials in her administration said repeatedly that the state's low ranking was...