LANDOVER, MD. (CNN/WJZ) — Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg toured a UPS facility in Maryland, that’s helping deliver the COVID-19 vaccine to Washington, D.C. and Maryland.
He spoke with employees at the facility in Landover about how the vaccine supply chain works and how UPS is transporting it.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 1K New Cases & 17 Deaths Reported Sunday
Maryland lawmakers, Sen. Cardin and Van Hollen and Rep. Anthony Brown, accompanied Buttigieg on the tour.READ MORE: 5-Year-Old Grazed By Bullet In Southwest Baltimore, Police Say
Buttigieg also touted President Joe Biden’s American Rescue Plan and how the vaccine is going to underserved communities in the area.
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