‘We have to be intentional’ about getting vaccines to all, councilman says

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 14, 2021 11:01 AM CT | Published: February 14, 2021 4:00 AM CT

On The Daily Memphian Politics Podcast, City Council member JB Smiley Jr. says the Health Department needs “boots on the ground” in Black communities to remedy a racial disparity in who is getting the COVID-19 vaccines.


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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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