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WORLDS MOST VULNERABLE PEOPLE. AS PEOPLE BECOMING

VULNERABLE PEOPLE. AS PEOPLE BECOMING ELIGIBLE, SUPPLY OF

AS PEOPLE BECOMING ELIGIBLE, SUPPLY OF VACCINES COULD NOT BE

ELIGIBLE, SUPPLY OF VACCINES COULD NOT BE MET.

VACCINES COULD NOT BE MET. >>>

MET. >>> HERE IS GABE

>>> HERE IS GABE GUTIERREZ.

HERE IS GABE GUTIERREZ. >> Reporter: TODAY IN

GUTIERREZ. >> Reporter: TODAY IN NEW YORK, PHILLIP

>> Reporter: TODAY IN NEW YORK, PHILLIP SMITH, COULD NOT SIGN

NEW YORK, PHILLIP SMITH, COULD NOT SIGN UP.

SMITH, COULD NOT SIGN UP. >> REFRESH AND REFRESH

UP. >> REFRESH AND REFRESH AND YOU HAVE TO GO

>> REFRESH AND REFRESH AND YOU HAVE TO GO BACK THROUGH THE FORM

AND YOU HAVE TO GO BACK THROUGH THE FORM AGAIN AND AGAIN.

BACK THROUGH THE FORM AGAIN AND AGAIN. >> Reporter: HES BEEN

AGAIN AND AGAIN. >> Reporter: HES BEEN TRYING SINCE SUNDAY.

>> Reporter: HES BEEN TRYING SINCE SUNDAY. THE DEMAND ON THE

TRYING SINCE SUNDAY. THE DEMAND ON THE STATES WEBSITE HAD

THE DEMAND ON THE STATES WEBSITE HAD BEEN OVERWHELMING.

STATES WEBSITE HAD BEEN OVERWHELMING. HES STILL WAITING.

BEEN OVERWHELMING. HES STILL WAITING. >> I WISH HE COULD

HES STILL WAITING. >> I WISH HE COULD STRAIGHTEN IT OUT SO

>> I WISH HE COULD STRAIGHTEN IT OUT SO PEOPLE CAN GET

STRAIGHTEN IT OUT SO PEOPLE CAN GET VACCINATED.

PEOPLE CAN GET VACCINATED. >> Reporter: ON SUNDAY

VACCINATED. >> Reporter: ON SUNDAY THEY WERE BOOKING 350

>> Reporter: ON SUNDAY THEY WERE BOOKING 350 APPOINTMENTS PER

THEY WERE BOOKING 350 APPOINTMENTS PER MINUTE.

APPOINTMENTS PER MINUTE. >> Reporter: HOW WILL

MINUTE. >> Reporter: HOW WILL AUTHORITIES VERIFY

>> Reporter: HOW WILL AUTHORITIES VERIFY THESE FOLKS HAVE

AUTHORITIES VERIFY THESE FOLKS HAVE UNDERLYING CONDITIONS?

THESE FOLKS HAVE UNDERLYING CONDITIONS? >> HERE AT MOUNT

UNDERLYING CONDITIONS? >> HERE AT MOUNT SINAI, WELL GIVE

>> HERE AT MOUNT SINAI, WELL GIVE LETTERS TO PATIENTS

SINAI, WELL GIVE LETTERS TO PATIENTS VERIFYING THEIR

LETTERS TO PATIENTS VERIFYING THEIR UNDERLYING CONDITIONS.

VERIFYING THEIR UNDERLYING CONDITIONS. >> Reporter: MORE THAN

UNDERLYING CONDITIONS. >> Reporter: MORE THAN 52 MILLION DOSES HAVE

>> Reporter: MORE THAN 52 MILLION DOSES HAVE BEEN ADMINISTERED BUT

52 MILLION DOSES HAVE BEEN ADMINISTERED BUT STATES ARE STILL

BEEN ADMINISTERED BUT STATES ARE STILL STRUGGLING WITH

STATES ARE STILL STRUGGLING WITH SUPPLY.

STRUGGLING WITH SUPPLY. THERE IS NOT ENOUGH

SUPPLY. THERE IS NOT ENOUGH FOR THE FIRST SHOT.

THERE IS NOT ENOUGH FOR THE FIRST SHOT. CALIFORNIA SHUTDOWN

FOR THE FIRST SHOT. CALIFORNIA SHUTDOWN SEVERAL VACCINATION

CALIFORNIA SHUTDOWN SEVERAL VACCINATION SITES AND

SEVERAL VACCINATION SITES AND MASSACHUSETTS GOVERNOR

SITES AND MASSACHUSETTS GOVERNOR IS REFUSING TO EXPAND

MASSACHUSETTS GOVERNOR IS REFUSING TO EXPAND ELIGIBILITY.

IS REFUSING TO EXPAND ELIGIBILITY. >> UNCOMFORTABLE

ELIGIBILITY. >> UNCOMFORTABLE MOVING ON FROM WHERE

>> UNCOMFORTABLE MOVING ON FROM WHERE WE ARE UNTIL WE

MOVING ON FROM WHERE WE ARE UNTIL WE DEMONSTRATED THAT WE

WE ARE UNTIL WE DEMONSTRATED THAT WE MADE IT POSSIBLE FOR

DEMONSTRATED THAT WE MADE IT POSSIBLE FOR AS MANY AS

MADE IT POSSIBLE FOR AS MANY AS 75-YEAR-OLDS AS

AS MANY AS 75-YEAR-OLDS AS POSSIBLE TO GET

75-YEAR-OLDS AS POSSIBLE TO GET VACCINATED.

POSSIBLE TO GET VACCINATED. >> Reporter: THE

VACCINATED. >> Reporter: THE 37-YEAR-OLD WHOS

>> Reporter: THE 37-YEAR-OLD WHOS SICKLE CELL ANEMIA

37-YEAR-OLD WHOS SICKLE CELL ANEMIA HAVE BEEN STUCK ON HER

SICKLE CELL ANEMIA HAVE BEEN STUCK ON HER PHONE.

HAVE BEEN STUCK ON HER PHONE. >> IT IS A LITTLE

PHONE. >> IT IS A LITTLE SCARY AND IT IS

>> IT IS A LITTLE SCARY AND IT IS STARTING TO MAKE ME

SCARY AND IT IS STARTING TO MAKE ME QUITE NERVOUS.

STARTING TO MAKE ME QUITE NERVOUS. >> Reporter: THE

QUITE NERVOUS. >> Reporter: THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

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