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Vaccinating Homeless Populations Adds Challenges to Stopping the Spread of COVID-19

Getting COVID-19 vaccines into the arms of all Americans is hard enough. But vaccinating homeless communities poses additional challenges that are even trickier to overcome. They include getting homeless people to mass vaccination sites or bringing the vaccines to the streets, as well as overcoming their mistrust of health officials. Ben Oreskes, a reporter with the Los Angeles Times, joined LX News to talk about those challenges, and what progress is being made.