Covid vaccine for kids under 5 could be available as soon as June 21

The federal Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention need to give emergency approval for use of the low-dose Pfizer and Moderna vaccines

By: - June 2, 2022 2:44 pm

Federal officials have approved the latest Covid vaccines for children 5 to 11. (Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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