Governor of West Virginia EE UUJim Justice announced at a press conference on Monday that as part of a plan to vaccinate more young people, he will start offering savings bonds to Everyone between the ages of 16 and 35 gets 100 US dollars (about 83 euros) for vaccination fee for covid-19.
In accepting the government press release, the governor’s justice said: “We have evaluated this matter in every possible way to make sure we can do it.” The incentives are RetrospectiveThis means that all residents of West Virginia between the ages of 16 and 35 who have been vaccinated will also receive this compensation.
The justice explained: “Our children today may not realize how important they are to ending this.” “I’m trying to find a way to really motivate you to complete this task. obstacle“.
The governor added, objective To get more vaccines 70% of the population Eligible West Virginia.So far, of the 1.47 million West Virginia residents currently eligible for the vaccine, only 52% have received at least one dose, and Demand for vaccines has fallen in recent weeks.
The governor pointed out that there is “a long way to go” for all vaccinations. 380,000 inhabitants Between 16 and 35 years old.
“They did not get the quick vaccination as we hoped“Governor Justice said.” If we really want to move forward, we must vaccinate our young people. ”
The judge added that if approximately 80% of West Virginia residents between the ages of 16 and 35 who have not been vaccinated choose to do so, the overall coverage rate across the state will exceed 70% of the total population currently entering the vaccination standard (the United States is currently vaccinated). Vaccine until 16 years old).
Governor Justice said: “If we can reach 70%, we will end this virus.”If you do this, the mask will disappear, the hospitalization will disappear, and the number of deaths will be minimized.“,solved.