Biden administration asks state, local officials to boost monkeypox vaccine outreach

By: - August 18, 2022 10:14 am

Health workers sit at a table at a pop-up monkeypox vaccination clinic opened by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health at the West Hollywood Library on Aug. 3, 2022. California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency on Aug. 1 over the monkeypox outbreak, which continues to grow globally. Photo by Mario Tama | Getty Images

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.