Dan McKee Criticizes Gina Raimondo Administration On Vaccine Rollout


(Providence, RI)--Rhode Island Lieutenant Governor Dan McKee is criticizing his current boss for her handling of the coronavirus vaccination effort while he waits to take over for her.McKee released a statement on Monday saying like most Rhode Islanders, he is not satisfied with the Gina Raimondo administration's progress on vaccine distribution and that he will make speeding-up that rollout his top priority upon assuming the governorship.The Rhode Island Health Department says the state has taken a highly-strategic approach which has resulted in a large drop in virus cases in two key demographics: healthcare workers and nursing homes.State-run mass vaccination sites are set to open this week in Providence and Cranston.

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