TOMORROW: In Los Angeles County, Governor Newsom to Announce Major New Efforts to Vaccinate More Californians Ahead of June 15

LOS ANGELES COUNTY – At a vaccination site in Los Angeles County tomorrow, Governor Gavin Newsom will announce major new efforts by the state to encourage more Californians – especially those in communities that have been hit hardest by the pandemic – to get vaccinated as the state works toward safely reopening next month.

The state has administered more than 36 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to date. With the recent expanded eligibility to 12-15-year-olds, California estimates there are now 12 million people who are eligible and have not yet been vaccinated against COVID-19.

WHEN: Thursday, May 27, 2021 at approx. 2:00 p.m. PDT

LIVESTREAM: @CAgovernor Twitter page, California Governor Facebook page and California Governor YouTube page.

This press conference is also available to TV stations on the TVu Grid as “CALOES_SOC” and on the LiveU Matrix under “CA-Governors-Office.”

**NOTE: This event is open to credentialed media only, reporters interested in attending must email by 11:00 a.m. for information on RSVP’ing and public health and physical distancing requirements for covering the event. On-site protocols include wearing a mask and six feet of physical distancing.