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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) announces the launch of the state’s coronavirus vaccination lottery in a news conference May 20 in Annapolis. (Ovetta Wiggins/The Washington Post)
Maryland gave away $2 million in a vaccine lottery to boost vaccinations. Did it work?
State officials say the cash giveaway helped Maryland reach a goal of 70 percent of adults vaccinated. Some wonder whether the money was the reason.
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When will the summer coronavirus surge peak? It will get worse before it gets better, experts predict.
America faces a choice, experts argue -- take more precautions and get vaccinated, or allow the summer surge to accelerate.
Disney and Walmart mandate that employees be vaccinated as covid-19 cases spike nationwide
The news comes after corporate giants Google, Facebook and Uber announced their own vaccine mandates for employees this week.
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