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    May 2021

    Title Source Daate
    After brutal year, Kansas and Missouri public health officials consider their future Kansas City Star 05/30/2021
    How Montana's New Laws Limit Public Health Powers Montana NPR Station 05/24/2021
    5 Things to Know Before Going to the Pool This Summer AARP Magazine 05/24/2021
    The pandemic has pushed more than 250 public health officials out the door CNN 05/23/2021
    The Biden Administration’s Big Investment In Public Health WABE Radio - Atlanta NPR 05/21/2021
    Burgess bill aims to bolster public health workforce The Ripon Advance 05/20/2021
    HEALTH DISTRICT – FOOD SAFETY PROGRAM WINS PRESTIGIOUS CRUMBINE AWARD Washoe Life 05/20/2021
    Tampa Bay’s mass vaccination sites wind down as rollout hits new phase Tampa Bay Times 05/20/2021
    CDC Urges Docs to Puncture Vaccine Vial—Even for Just One Person Stateline 05/14/2021
    Replacing Farley as Philadelphia health commissioner could take months, even as the pandemic lurches on The Philadelphia Inquirer 05/14/2021
    A Principal And His Tape Measure: Schools Are Helping Do COVID-19 Contact Tracing NPR 05/14/2021
    Biden’s New ‘Disease Detectives’ to Ramp Up as Covid Drops Bloomberg Law 05/13/2021
    Another Pandemic ‘To Do’ on the List for Schools: Contact Tracing Kaiser Health News 05/13/2021
    Moffat County health to receive $25K for vaccination education Craig Press 05/12/2021
    Idaho adds 233 COVID-19 cases; state awarded money for response and vaccine efforts The Idaho Statesman 05/11/2021
    Healthcare heroes: The public-health workers who quietly slowed the spread of COVID-19 Syracuse.com 05/07/2021
    States ready plans to vaccinate 12-to-15-year-olds against Covid-19 CNN Health 05/05/2021
    Effects of Threats, Harassment Directed at Public Health Officials May Outlast Pandemic California Health Care Foundation 05/03/2021

    April 2021

    Title Source Date
    Do public health officials need to be political activists? A fight over an HIV crisis renews the question STAT News 04/30/2021
    Weekly average of new Covid-19 deaths in US hits lowest point since July CNN Health 04/29/2021
    Manufacturers change shipment sizes as coronavirus vaccine demand falls KCTV-5 04/29/2021
    Moderna to ship larger vials of its Covid-19 vaccine by late May MSN 04/28/2021
    A year into COVID, states debate public health shutdown powers Salon 04/28/2021
    Health department funding has plummeted over decade; Columbus not alone The News Reporter 04/28/2021
    Door knocking works to get information to immigrant communities. Why aren’t more places using it for Covid-19? STAT News 04/27/2021
    Federal E-Cigarette Tax Bill Introduced in U.S. Senate Vapor Voice 04/26/2021
    As COVID-19 cases spike in younger populations, health departments turn to schools for help WCMU/NPR 04/26/2021
    Michigan’s outbreak worries scientists. Will conservative outposts keep pandemic rolling? KHN / PBS News Hour 04/23/2021
    Vaccine hesitancy in Hinds County, Mississippi, is a story shared elsewhere CNN 04/23/2021
    White House invites CUPHD’s Julie Pryde to speak at virtual event WCIA 04/22/2021
    April 21 coronavirus news CNN 04/21/2021
    A Year Into Covid, States Debate Public Health Shutdown Powers Route Fifty 04/21/2021
    Snag a vaccine appointment, then face the next hurdle: how to get there? KHN/Salon 04/21/2021
    The Health 202: Here's where we stand on the vaccination effort, four months in The Washington Post 04/20/2021
    People fly to Cortez for coronavirus vaccines, but some who live in southwest Colorado can’t reach a clinic The Colorado Sun 04/20/2021
    Covid-19 vaccine demand is slowing in parts of the US. Now an uphill battle starts to get more shots into arms CNN 04/18/2021
    Johnson & Johnson pause slows vaccines for homeless, homebound CQ Roll Call 04/16/2021
    Rhode Island Department of Health provides COVID-19 vaccination update What's Up Newp 04/16/2021
    AM TRACE Announces Diamond Partnership With National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Yahoo! Finance 04/13/2021
    Longtime DeKalb health director leaving for White House job The Atlanta Journal Constitution 04/13/2021
    States have been slow to order allotted vaccine doses, spurring calls for new approach The Washington Post 04/10/2021
    Biden pursues giant boost for science spending Nature 04/09/2021
    Collaboration Tools Connect Health Agencies Working Remotely in a Crisis State Tech 04/09/2021
    Vaccines push COVID-19 tests to the sidelines National Journal 04/08/2021
    Local health officials improvise, find ways to rollout COVID vaccine news4global 04/07/2021
    UT School of Nursing serving underserved communities with mobile vaccine clinic KVUE News (Austin) 04/07/2021
    ‘We’re Apollo 13-ing this vaccine rollout’ Yahoo! News 04/07/2021
    Congress shoveled out billions to boost contact tracing. It may have come too late. POLITICO 04/06/2021
    Investing In Evidence To Inform Practice: Reimagining The US Public Health System Health Affairs 04/06/2021
    California’s ‘Army’ of Contact Tracers Never Quite Panned Out Los Angeles Magazine 04/05/2021
    Public health workforce in dire need of long-term investment: Biden proposes Public Health Job Corps The Nation's Health 04/01/2021
    J&J says Covid-19 vaccine still on track despite manufacturing snafu CNN Health 04/01/2021

    March 2021

    Title Source Date
    Another Covid-19 surge is avoidable, top health officials say. Here's what could fuel or curb another spike, WRCB-TV 03/28/2021
    COVID showed the cracks in society. How can we fix them? Cleveland.com 03/28/2021
    The CDC is tracking a recent uptick in Covid-19 cases. Its chief says spring breakers and eased restrictions concern her CNN Health 03/26/2021
    After U.S. failures on Covid, Congress is working to prepare America to fight the next pandemic" STAT News 03/25/2021
    How many Covid-19 vaccine doses are in play now -- and what to expect next CNN Health 03/25/2021
    Snapshot Of COVID-19 Vaccine Intentions Highlights Challenges Of Achieving Community Immunity Goals Science Magazine 03/24/2021
    Worrying experts, COVID testing is declining nationwide. Where does Pa. fall? | Tuesday Morning Coffee Pennsylvania Capital Star 03/23/2021
    World Happiness Report 2021 Reveals The Happiest Country In The World & What Makes A Country Happy Your Tango 03/22/2021
    Gavin Newsom feared a vaccine nightmare. So he outsourced California’s rollout. POLITICO 03/22/2021
    U.S. COVID-19 Testing Has Dropped Dramatically Stateline 03/22/2021
    COVID scams on the rise amid chaotic vaccine rollout and distribution delays New Pittsburgh Courier 03/19/2021
    Landmark Covid Relief Law Pumps More Than $100 Billion Into Public Health Kaiser Health News 03/18/2021
    GOP Rep Helps Administer COVID-19 Vaccines: ‘More Fun Than Being In DC’ Talking Points Memo 03/16/2021
    U.S. Rep. Andy Harris takes break from debates to administer COVID vaccine at Harford clinic in Aberdeen Baltimore Sun 03/16/2021
    Contact Tracers Have Tracked the Spread of COVID-19 Fatigue VICE 03/15/2021
    COVID-19 offers lessons on how to prepare for the next public health disaster Modern Healthcare 03/13/2021
    States embrace Biden’s bold new vaccine promise — with caution POLITICO 03/12/2021
    NC Public Health Departments Called Overworked, Underfunded Public News Service 03/11/2021
    Nonprofits hope grant will lead to health equity in Frederick County The Frederick News-Post 03/09/2021
    How Moving the Homeless to Hotels During the Pandemic Helps Everyone HealthDay 03/05/2021
    ICU physician shortage will push hundreds of US counties into crisis, analysts predict Becker's Hospital Review 03/05/2021
    How Moving the Homeless to Hotels During the Pandemic Helps Everyone HealthDay 03/05/2021
    Hospitals will likely continue to have staffing shortages despite falling COVID-19 cases Healthcare Finance News 03/04/2021
    Downward trend in COVID cases ‘encouraging’ The Clermont Sun 03/04/2021
    Data and Door Knocking: One City's Push for Racial Equity in Vaccines Tradeoffs 03/04/2021
    IEM Insight: Support Your Local Public Health Officer and Emergency Manager IEM Insight 03/03/2021
    U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee holds hearing on the state of national public health infrastructure NACo 03/02/2021
    How references to structural racism got cut from a Md. bill on health disparities The Washington Post 03/02/2021
    Pandemic Highlights Chronic Underfunding of Public Health Workforce WNPR 03/02/2021
    COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Slows Race to Defang the Virus Stateline 03/02/2021
    Six Non-Profits In Frederick County To Examine Health Disparities WFMD Radio 03/01/2021
    Community Partners Awarded Grant to Address Childhood Trauma The Southern Maryland Chronicle 03/01/2021
    St. Mary's Community Partners Awarded Grant to Address Childhood Trauma The Bay Net 03/01/2021
    Connecticut Is Doling Out Vaccines Based Strictly on Age. It’s Simpler, but Is it Fair? Kaiser Health News 03/01/2021

    February 2021

    Title Source Data
    Some states offering Covid vaccines by age. It's simpler, but is it fair? NBC News 02/27/2021
    The new vaccine is a valuable weapon against Covid-19, and its rollout will be quick, officials say CNN 02/27/2021
    NACDS, NACCHO discuss pharmacy partnerships with health departments for COVID-19 vaccines Drugstore News 02/26/2021
    The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines CNN 02/26/2021
    Manatee County at Center of Nationwide Project Aimed at Curtailing Vaccine Concerns Spectrum News 9 02/26/2021
    Durbin Discusses COVID-19 Response With Illinois Public Health Officials Sen. Durbin's Office 02/25/2021
    Insults, Threats of Violence Still Imperil Public Health Leaders MedPage Today 02/25/2021
    HEALTH CARE BRIEFING: Becerra Assuages GOP on ‘Medicare for All’ Bloomberg Government 02/25/2021
    Local Leaders Partnering on COVID Vaccinations: Cities and Health Departments National League of Cities 02/25/2021
    Lack of equity within priority groups leaves Covid-19's most vulnerable without vaccine, analysis suggests CNN 02/25/2021
    Helping People Find Covid-19 Vaccines Is Aim of C.D.C.-Backed Site The New York Times 02/24/2021
    House Hearing: To Get COVID Vax Confidence, Be Both 'Fast and Fair'"> MedPage Today 02/22/2021
    Garfield County’s COVID-19 work to be presented on CDC panel Post Independent 02/22/2021
    Urgency to ramp up vaccination clashes with Biden’s equity focus POLITICO 02/22/2021
    Many California Counties Short On Shots As Severe Weather Across US Squeezes COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Line CBS News Sacramento 02/19/2021
    Vaccine Appointment Link Sharing ‘Highly Problematic’ for Health Departments Route Fifty 02/19/2021
    Winter storms delay distribution of 6 million coronavirus vaccine doses The Washington Post 02/19/2021
    How To Sign Up For A COVID-19 Vaccine In Your State NPR 02/18/2021
    Here's how severe weather is affecting Covid-19 vaccinations in these states CNN 02/18/2021
    US government expects 'widespread delays' in Covid-19 vaccine shipments due to severe weather CNN 02/17/2021
    Biden looks past anger at Silicon Valley to get help on vaccines POLITICO 02/16/2021
    Covid-19 vaccination is key for people with underlying health conditions, but access varies state to state CNN 02/12/2021
    Manatee County part of effort to overcome concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine Manatee Herald Tribune 02/12/2021
    Help is on the way for unvaccinated, homebound seniors: AARP McKnight's Senior Living 02/12/2021
    More Americans say they're willing to take a Covid-19 vaccine, but supply issues remain CNN 02/11/2021
    8 percent vaccinated in Clermont County The Clermont Sun 02/10/2021
    Ulster County to tackle opioid OD spike Mid Hudson News 02/10/2021
    COVID-19 variants further strain public health agencies Stateline / The Garden City Telegram 02/10/2021
    Jumping hurdles for a second dose of Covid-19 vaccine CNN 02/09/2021
    COVID-19 variants further strain public health agencies Stateline / Your Sun 02/09/2021
    Ulster fatal overdoses nearly doubled in 2020; new funding announced Hudson Valley 1 02/09/2021
    States Pre-empt Cities Almost to the Point of Irrelevance Governing 02/08/2021
    States complain feds' data system is holding up vaccination effort POLITICO 02/04/2021
    States take back hundreds of thousands of vaccine doses held in federal long-term care program CNN 02/02/2021
    Why don’t Americans trust public health agencies? MPR News 02/02/2021
    With mass vaccination, medical volunteers face a new test Salon 02/01/2021

    January 2021

    Titile Source Date
    Local health officials were doing their job. In the pandemic, that came with death threats and harassment CNN 01/31/2021
    Computer-Shy Elderly Are Shouldered Aside in Vaccination Race Bloomberg 01/30/2021
    Delayed doses, unfulfilled requests and last-minute allocations: Inside the vaccine rollout NBC News 01/29/2021
    Testing Pushed Aside as Health Departments Shift Focus to Vaccinations Cheddar 01/29/2021
    DeKalb’s ‘very limited supply’ of vaccines unlikely to change soon Atlanta Journal Constitution 01/28/2021
    New COVID-19 Cases Plunge 25% or More as Behavior Changes Kaiser Health News / U.S. News & World Report 01/28/2021
    Regional public health overdose response projects receive national funding The Pitch (Kansas City) 01/27/2021
    Vaccine rollout stumbles as a 'Hunger Games' approach leaves states and counties to fend for themselves CNN 01/26/2021
    Testing sidelined as health departments focus on vaccination The Verge 01/26/2021
    Health Department Resignations Slow COVID Vaccine Distribution Montana Public Radio 01/26/2021
    Frustrations Mount for U.S. Seniors Seeking Access to COVID Vaccines HealthDay 01/25/2021
    New CDC director takes over beleaguered agency amid crisis The Associated Press / Yahoo! News 01/20/2021
    The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines CNN 01/14/2021
    Amid last minute changes and funding shortfalls, Biden adviser predicts a slow start to the ‘100 million vaccines in 100 days’ goal STAT News 01/14/2021
    J&J Sees Decision on Vaccine Clearance Coming by March Bloomberg 01/13/2021
    Vaccine Frenzy Stokes Frustration as States Race to Scale Up Bloomberg Quint 01/14/2021
    Vaccine Frenzy Stokes Frustration as States Race to Scale Up Bloomberg Law 01/14/2021
    As sites shift from Covid-19 testing to vaccinations, health officials warn balance is needed CNN 01/13/2021
    Local health officials doubt federal pivot on Covid-19 vaccines will help in time CNN 01/12/2021
    US shifts to speed COVID shots as cases and deaths rise Associated Press / ABC News 01/12/2021
    How will the self-employed get vaccinated? There’s no clear answer The Los Angeles Times 01/11/2021
    States to receive initial $3 billion infusion for vaccines Associated Press / PBS News Hour 01/08/2021
    When can YOU get the vaccine? It depends on your health, occupation and where you live CNN 01/08/2021
    Here's How The U.S. Can Jump-Start Its Sluggish COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout NPR 01/08/2021
    Vaccine rollout needs more fed guidance, resources National Journal 01/07/2021
    With So Many Americans Clamoring For Vaccine, Why Are Doses Waiting In The Freezer? NPR Station WBUR 01/06/2021
    Why Is It Taking So Long to Get Americans Vaccinated? The New York Times 01/05/2021
    Frustration builds over slow pace of vaccine rollout The Hill 01/05/2021
    As coronavirus loss of life toll surpasses 350,000, Trump phone calls U.S. rely ‘far exaggerated’ Critic Journal 01/04/2021
    The Daily 202: Freshman senators backing Trump’s baseless election challenge showcase Republican radicalization The Washington Post 01/04/2021
    Public Health Experts Decry Slow Vaccination Campaign As ‘Unconscionable’ Talking Points Memo 01/04/2021
    As coronavirus death toll surpasses 350,000, Trump calls U.S. count ‘far exaggerated’ The Washington Post 01/03/2021
    Coronavirus vaccine has arrived, but frustrated Americans are struggling to sign up The Washington Post 01/03/2021
    Biden requests $415 billion from Congress to ramp up the country’s Covid-19 response STAT News 01/14/2021

    December 2020

    Title Source Date
    Coronavirus updates: Trump administration falls far short of vaccination goals as new virus variant looms The Washington Post 12/31/2020
    Public health officials were stars -- and targets -- of pandemic response this year ABC News 12/29/2020
    Reality Check Program Featuring Dr. Oscar Alleyne WURD Radio Philadelphia 12/31/2020
    Are schools safe? A growing body of evidence suggests that, with the right measures, they contribute little to virus spread. The Washington Post 12/30/2020
    Pandemic Backlash Jeopardizes Health Powers, Leaders Omaha Daily Herald 12/29/2020
    Island County nurses quit over concerns about COVID response Herald Net (Everett, WA) 12/28/2020
    Trump's Threat to Veto Covid Relief Bill Is Holding Up $9 Billion in State Vaccine Funding CNBC 12/28/2020
    Do-It-Yourself Contact Tracing Is A 'Last Resort' In Communities Besieged By COVID-19 NPR Station WFDD 12/27/2020
    “Crisis Mode”: Mass Vaccination Could Get Very Messy Without Major Funding From Congress Mother Jones 12/18/2020
    Local Health Departments Are Understaffed. Would Biden’s ‘Public Health Jobs Corps’ Help? Route Fifty 12/16/2020
    Cities, Counties Ask CDC For $8 Billion To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Inside Health Policy 12/16/2020
    Pandemic pressure is pushing health officials to resign Becker's Hospital Review 12/15/2020
    Pandemic backlash jeopardizes public health powers, leaders The Associated Press 12/15/2020
    Now That The COVID-19 Vaccine Is In Calif., Who Foots The Bill To Store And Distribute It? CBS News Los Angeles 12/14/2020
    Richland Public Health awarded $10K grant to increase disability inclusion in community health planning Richland Source 12/14/2020
    States will start getting COVID-19 vaccine Monday, US says The Associated Press / ABC News 12/12/2020
    Biden starts countering Trump’s messaging on vaccine POLITICO 12/12/2020
    State Reluctant to Send Personal COVID Vaccine Info to CDC Emergency Management 12/10/2020
    There are lots of essential workers out there. Which ones get the vaccine first? Los Angeles Times 12/10/2020
    Tree boom, suncatchers, tracing changes: News from around our 50 states News Catcher 12/09/2020
    What are state and federal plans for distributing COVID-19 vaccine? PolitiFact 12/09/2020
    Idaho Health Board Meeting Stopped After ‘Intense Protest’ From Anti-Mask Crowd Northwest Public News 12/09/2020
    Idaho health departments behind on contact tracing KXLY Spokane 12/08/2020
    Total Breakdown: There’s Still No Money For Mass COVID Vaccinations Talking Points Memo 12/08/2020
    Federal funding for vaccine distribution 'needed six months ago,' public health experts say Becker's Hospital Review 12/07/2020
    100 MOST INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE IN HEALTHCARE - 2020 Modern Healthcare 12/07/2020
    With under 200 contact tracers for COVID, thousands of Idaho’s cases spread unchecked The Idaho Statesman 12/06/20202
    State, local officials plead for vaccine distribution funds The Hill 12/05/2020
    After first round of vaccine distributions, bulk of planning remains unfinished NBC News 12/04/2020
    L.A. County cities face a tough task if serious about own public health departments Los Angeles Daily News 12/04/2020
    Guest editorial: Protesters at health official's home are angry at wrong thing Akron Beacon Journal 12/04/2020
    Public Health Workers In Kansas Walk Away Over Pressure From Pandemic Politics NPR Station KPBS 12/04/2020
    Take a number: States will determine your place in line for the Covid-19 vaccine Mobile News 12/03/2020

    November 2020

    Title Source Date
    Health departments are ‘slammed.’ Missourians asked to contact trace on their own 11/30/2020
    NACCHO Releases Public Health Priorities for the Biden-Harris Transition Team and 117th Congress Domestic Preparednes 11/29/2020
    Here’s how Whatcom County Council is addressing racism and public health Bellingham Herald 11/28/2020
    COVID-19 volunteer program, facing multiple hurdles, aims for spring 2021 launch Penn Live 11/24/2020
    COVID-19 vaccine poses logistical challenges for Pa. officials Pittsburgh Post Gazette 11/22/2020
    South Carolina's health agency is missing permanent leader as coronavirus pandemic worsens The Charleston Post and Courier 11/21/2020
    Health care workers, nursing homes likely first in line for coronavirus vaccine; population formula will come into play The Los Angeles Times 11/20/2020
    Who will get the first COVID vaccines? States race to decide The Bakersfield Californian 11/20/2020
    Overdose Responders Struggle Against Rising Deaths Urban Milwaukee 11/20/2020
    Who will get the first COVID vaccines? California and other states race to decide The Los Angeles Times 11/19/2020
    With Cold Weather Forcing Patrons Inside, How Safe Are Restaurants? HealthDay / U.S. News & World Report 11/19/2020
    As drug overdose deaths soar, advocates fight uphill battle – Milwaukee, Wisconsin Milwaukee Eminetra 11/19/2020
    As drug overdose deaths soar, advocates fight uphill battle<.a> Wilwaukee News Services 11/19/2020
    OUR NATION’S PUBLIC HEALTH SECTOR: ATTRACTING NEW PROFESSIONALS WHILE UNDER ATTACK Ark Valley Voice 11/19/2020
    Polk Co. supervisor withdraws another anti-CAFO proposal, will continue pursuing regulation Wisconsin State Farmer 10/18/2020
    Inoculations by December? States aren’t so sure. POLITICO 11/18/2020
    ‘Logistical nightmare’: Fears dysfunctional Covid vaccine distribution delays in US could destroy doses United Kingdom Independent Newspaper 11/18/2020
    Now that two highly effective Covid vaccines are within reach, we just have to get them to 7.8 billion people CNBC 11/18/2020
    States, Providers Hope COVID-19 Relief Wishlist Part Of Possible Omnibus Inside Health Policy 11/20/2020
    How Team Biden uses workarounds to prep for COVID-19 fight Christian Science Monitor 11/18/2020
    Inoculations by December? States aren’t so sure POITICO 11/18/2020
    Biden team ramps up outreach to public health groups STAT News 11/18/2020
    Polk Co. supervisor withdraws another anti-CAFO proposal, will continue pursuing regulation Wisconsin State Farmer 11/17/2020
    Should Essential Retail Workers Get Vaccine Priority? CSB 11/17/2020
    Task force doubles down on rapid testing strategy to fight the coronavirus Center for Public Integrity 11/16/2020
    6 Side Hustles You Can Do From Home To Earn Extra Money Forbes 11/16/2020
    The Covid curves are bending the wrong way POLITICO Pulse 11/16/2020
    Missing From State Plans to Distribute the Coronavirus Vaccine: Money to Do It The New York Times 11/14/2020
    Trump Silent on Virus Surge as Cases and Deaths Rise Sharply BNN Bloomberg 11/13/2020
    5 Points On Why The Latest COVID Crisis Is So Bad, And Why It’s Poised To Get Much Worse Talking Points Memo 11/12/2020
    With Covid and Trump Both Raging, Governors Face Pandemic Alone BNN Bloomberg 11/12/2020
    The Latest: Coronavirus deaths surpass 10,000 in hard-hit Massachusetts Portland Press Herald 11/12/2020
    With Covid and Trump Both Raging, Governors Face Pandemic Alone Yahoo! Finance 11/12/2020
    Vector-Borne Disease: CDC Report Outlines Key Steps for Prevention and Control in U.S. Entomology Today 11/12/2020
    Biden Plans Sharp Change in Coronavirus Response Voice of America 11/10/2020
    Pandemic Influenza Preparedness: Partnering With Schools Domestic Preparedness 11/09/2020
    Local Health Departments Find New Ways to Provide Flu Vaccines Route Fifty 11/06/2020
    NACCHO joins CDC Project Firstline to strengthen local public health capacity against infectious diseases Homeland Preparedness News 11/04/2020
    Illinois is nearing its contact tracing hiring goal. Is it too late? Chicago Tribune 11/02/2020
    Health officials are quitting or getting fired amid outbreak Black News Channel 11/01/2020

    October 2020

    Title Source Date
    Are schools safe? A growing body of evidence suggests that, with the right measures, they contribute little to virus spread. The Washington Post 12/30/2020
    Pence absent from Covid-19 planning calls for more than a month POLITICO 10/29/2020
    Is it safe to lick the ballot envelope? Public health officials take on the new challenge of making voting safe amid a pandemic STAT News 10/29/2020
    Here’s What Joe Biden Would Change On COVID-19 Starting Day One | news Huffington Post 10/28/2020
    Manalapan MRC-CERT receives funding from national association Central Jersey 10/28/2020
    What you need to prepare for the Covid-19 surge this season CNN 10/27/2020
    States Will Need Billions to Distribute a COVID-19 Vaccine as Federal Funding Falls Short NBC Los Angeles 10/27/2020
    Board set to consider declaration of racism as public health crisis The News Gazette 10/27/2020
    Health groups running get-out-vote social media videos in Florida Florida Politics 10/24/2020
    Forming Partnerships With Public Health Departments, Part 1: Why It’s a Good Idea Shelter Force 10/23/2020
    Dr. Umair A. Shah Named New Washington Secretary Of Health" YouTube 11/172020
    Pandemic Politics May Divide A Three-County Health Department In Colorado NPR Station KUNR 10/16/2020
    Town of Great Barrington Joins Health Experts in Condemning 'Herd Immunity' Death Cult That Bears Its Name Common Dreams 10/16/2020
    Health experts say 'herd immunity' strategy would kill thousands The Hill 10/16/2020
    In the US, 50 States Could Mean 50 Vaccine Rollout StrategiesAssociation of County and City Health Officials WIRED 10/16/2020
    Funding for vaccines, public health in the crosshairs of SCOTUS case National Journal 10/15/2020
    The state of US contact tracing: Is it working? | Tampa Bay Times / Politifact 10/13/2020
    How risky is voting in person? Here’s how to navigate your options during the pandemic PBS 10/12/2020
    The Many, Maddening Hurdles To Contact Tracing The White House Outbreak NPR Station KUMN 10/09/2020
    As CDC’s Deadline for Submitting COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans Nears, States Say They’re Still Short on Guidance Morning Consult 10/09/2020
    The state of US contact tracing: Is it working? PolitiFact 10/09/2020
    States are scrambling to build vaccine distribution infrastructure NPR Marketplace 10/08/2020
    Few Covid safeguards as Trump campaign restarts rallies POLITICO 10/082020
    Trump's mask hypocrisy: How COVID memos contradict the White House’s public face Salon / Kaiser Health Network 10/02/2020
    Public health, election staff team up to prepare for Election Day The Nation's Health 10/02/2020
    States push for more funds and guidance on vaccine distribution CQ Roll Call 10/01/2020

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