Pritzker: Initial Vaccine Allotment Should Stretch Further Than Expected

Governor J.B. Pritzker says the state’s initial doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will stretch further than expected. Pritzker announced Wednesday that the state will not have to hold back half of its initial 109-thousand doses for second doses for people receiving the first vaccines. The death toll from the virus had reached over 12-thousand-600 on Wednesday.