Cuomo said Saturday the state will not receive sufficient vaccine dosages for the more than 7 million New Yorkers who are now qualified for the shot and contacted Washington to increase its distribution efforts. The federal government is anticipated to send out send 250,000 doses. How to see Governor Andrew Cuomo provide an update on COVID-19 in New YorkWhat: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo will hold a rundown about COVID-19 in the stateDate: Monday, January 18, 2021Time: 11 a.m. ETOnline stream: Live on CBSN in the player above and on your mobile or streaming device Nearly 9,000 New Yorkers were hospitalized with the virus as of Saturday, with more than 1,500 of those in intensive care even as the state has provided more than 80% of its assigned doses.The vaccine efforts come as the country is hurtling toward a grim turning point. Information put together by Johns Hopkins University revealed 397,611 reported deaths in the U.S. from COVID-19 as of Monday morning. With almost 4,000 deaths being reported daily, the country is soon expected to cross the 400,000 mark.Dr. Rochelle Walensky, President-elect Joe Bidens nominee to lead the Centers for Disease Control, told CBS News she expects the nation to strike a half-million deaths by mid-February. Keep in mind: Streaming plans undergo change.
New York City Guv Andrew Cuomo will provide an update on the states action to the coronavirus pandemic as the across the country vaccine rollout strikes speed bumps and the nation sees new versions spread..