Connecticut governor receives second dose of COVID-19 vaccine


HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont announced he received his second dose of the Pfizer vaccine Friday morning at Saint Francis Hospital.

“I view receiving the COVID-19 vaccine as part of my obligation to protect myself, members of my administration, and my family,” Governor Lamont said. “As we continue our vaccine rollout, I continue to urge all of our residents to receive their vaccination once they are eligible. These vaccines are safe, effective, and they will help us get back to normal.”

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His first dose was administered at The First Cathedral church in Bloomfield about a month ago.

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