Feds to double the number of vaccines it sends to Kansas
February 12, 2021
MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is anticipating getting 90,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine next week, double what the state was receiving just two weeks ago, Gov. Laura Kelly announced Friday.
As of Friday, 9.4% of the state's population had been vaccinated, with 273,428 people receiving at least the first of two required doses, state health data showed.
"We are continuing to urge the federal government to increase the number of vaccines we receive and they are actually doing so," Kelly said in her biweekly call with elected officials.
The number of cases has dropped dramatically in recent week...