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Coronavirus in Texas

Jill Biden and Doug Emhoff visiting Texas to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations

Their Texas swing is part of a larger effort by senior administration officials who are fanning out across the country this week to encourage vaccinations ahead of the administration’s self-imposed goal of hitting a 70% countrywide vaccination rate by July 4.

First lady Jill Biden is greeted by 
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, left, Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson and U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Dallas, as she arrives at Love Field Airport in Dallas on June 29, 2021.

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