Council calls for feds to send vaccine directly to city

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2021 7:52 PM CT | Published: January 26, 2021 7:52 PM CT

The council Tuesday voted unanimously to join a call by leaders in 22 of the nation’s largest cities to ask President Joe Biden to send vaccine directly to the cities and bypass state governments.


Memphis City Council COVID-19 vaccine distribution Chase Carlisle

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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