The current federal distribution program still remains focused on a misguided distribution plan which ignores Black, Brown, Asian and poor communities.
The full text of the letter is below:December 10, 2020Dear Secretary Azar:We stand together in expressing serious concern with the Trump administration’s vaccine distribution plan.
The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials estimates that a comprehensive vaccine distribution program would cost approximately $8 billion.
They especially deserve a national vaccine plan designed to ensure they are protected.
The Trump Administration must implement a national vaccine plan that does not leave any community behind, and it must do so now.