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Governor Northam urges Virginians to participate in ‘It’s Our Shot: Statewide Day of Action’

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Updated: May. 17, 2021 at 7:48 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WHSV) - Tuesday, May 18, is the “It’s Our Shot, Virginia: Statewide Day of Action,” a day Governor Ralph Northam says is to help Virginians make a plan to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

“I’m proud of Virginia’s vaccination progress, which has helped slow the spread of COVID-19 in our Commonwealth to its lowest level in over a year,” said Governor Northam in a press release. “Putting this pandemic behind us once and for all requires everyone doing their part—that means making sure you are informed, getting your free COVID-19 vaccine, and helping your friends, family members and neighbors make a plan to get vaccinated.”

Per the press release, to participate in the “It’s Out Shot, Virginia: Statewide Day of Action,” Virginians are invited to get their shot and help others make a plan to get vaccinated, and become a COVID Community Ambassador.

To read the full press release from the governor’s office, which includes a list of vaccination clinics taking place on Tuesday, May 18, click here.

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