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Biden targets diverse groups with vaccine hesitancy for COVID-19 funds – CBS News

The CDC has awarded more than $17 million to organizations planning vaccine education for groups of color.

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The Biden administration has awarded millions of dollars to counter fear and misinformation in communities of color that have indicated they’re concerned about the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine. Over the past three weeks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded more than $17 million to several organizations planning vaccine education, according to the Department of Health and Human Services funding database.  
Fifteen organizations advocating for Black, Hispanic, Asian and Native…

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