COVID-19 vaccines for kids 5 to 11 get final endorsement by CDC

By: - November 2, 2021 7:19 pm

Gavin Smits, 12, receives a first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at Harborview Medical Center on May 13, 2021, in Seattle, Washington. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday authorized the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11. (David Ryder/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Kansas Reflector. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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