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Texas becomes first state to administer 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

The milestone comes as intensive care beds are dwindling across the state and as experts predict daily coronavirus cases and hospitalizations will worsen following an influx of holiday season gatherings.

A pharmacist prepares the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Houston Independent School District’s Hattie Mae White Educational Support Center. HISD partnered with Kroger to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to educators, police officers and school nurses as part of Phase 1A and 1B of the vaccine rollout. Jan. 9, 2021.

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