2nd gentleman Doug Emhoff touring to Birmingham as element of COVID-19 vaccine press

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — 2nd gentleman Doug Emhoff will be traveling to Birmingham today as section of the Biden Administration’s drive to get extra men and women vaccinated towards COVID-19.

Emhoff, the husband of Vice President Kamala Harris, will get there in the Magic City on Thursday soon after he visited Memphis, Tenn. yesterday.

“These excursions are section of the Administration’s nationwide tour to achieve millions of Us citizens who however have to have protection towards the virus, highlight the relieve of having vaccinated and mobilize grassroots vaccine education and learning and outreach efforts,” a push release from the White Dwelling go through.

To start with girl Jill Biden and actress Jennifer Garner visited Birmingham back again in April as well.

US Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis McDonough and Dr. Cameron Webb will be a part of Emhoff for the duration of the stop by in Birmingham. The team will end in Birmingham to canvass the neighborhood to persuade individuals to get vaccinated and will tour a vaccination clinic inside of a community significant college.

In the afternoon, Secretary McDonough and Dr. Webb will travel to Montgomery to tour a American Legion vaccine clinic to motivate veterans and their families to get vaccinated.

Continue to be with CBS 42 for complete coverage of today’s activities.