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People gather for a beer garden, food and charity auction after a group ride to benefit veterans with PTSD at the American Legion Post in Rock Springs, WY on Saturday, June 12, 2020. Rock Springs is in Sweetwater County, WY where the number of Covid cases remains high and few people are vaccinated. (Kim Raff for The Washington Post)
As recently as June 4, states with higher vaccination rates did not have significantly lower case rates than states where few people were vaccinated.
Vaccinated people were completely protected against severe and even moderate cases of illness by the two-shot regimen in a 30,000-person trial conducted when variants had begun to complicate the pandemic in the United States and Mexico.
As the covid death rate plummets in America and vaccinations soar, must the show go on?
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California, which has administered 16 million more vaccine doses than any other state, will fully reopen its economy on Tuesday.
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