COVID-19 shots for kids 5-11 on the way after FDA gives green light

By: - October 29, 2021 4:26 pm

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted emergency authorization Friday to Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for 5- to 11-year-olds. (Stock photo/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Iowa Capital Dispatch. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.