KNX In Depth: The boosters are coming! -- Who exactly counts as a "high risk" worker to get a COVID vaccine booster? -- Will the pandemic end with a bang, or a whimper? -- Democrats seething angry at Biden over border clampdown

September 23, 2021
47 min
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KNX In Depth:  The boosters are coming! -- Who exactly counts as a "high risk" worker to get a COVID vaccine booster? -- Will the pandemic end with a bang, or a whimper? -- Democrats seething angry at Biden over border clampdown

KNX In Depth: The boosters are coming! -- Who exactly counts as a "high risk" worker to get a COVID vaccine booster? -- Will the pandemic end with a bang, or a whimper? -- Democrats seething angry at Biden over border clampdown

September 23, 2021
47 min
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COVID boosters. A key CDC committee has been meeting all day, considering whether to join the FDA in recommending that third shots be given out to older Americans and people at "high risk" -- so we'll go In Depth. And what constitutes a "high risk" person -- a compromised immune system, sure. But what if you're a grocery store worker, or a bus driver, or a teacher?  And we'll talk with an infectious disease doctor on her prediction of how the COVID pandemic ends --- perhaps with a whimper, not a bang. We're talking with a pair of high-ranking Democrats in Congress.  First, Congresswoman Barbara Lee ...upset at how the Biden administration is handling the flood of Haitian migrants at the Texas-Mexico border. Then, Congressman Joaquin Castro with his report on Latinos being dramatically underrepresented in the media. And if you're looking to buy a car and thinking the chip shortage is easing up..............hope you're feeling patient. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices