TENNESSEE (WATE) — After months of work, COVID-19 vaccines will soon be distributed across Tennessee.
The FDA approved Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in the United States on Friday night.
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Saturday afternoon, a pair of East Tennessee lawmakers also reacted to that big announcement. Congressman Tim Burchett and Congressman Chuck Fleischmann spoke with WATE 6 On Your Side about what’s ahead for the Tennessee, and the country as a whole.
You can watch those interviews below:
CONGRESSMAN TIM BURCHETT (R)
CONGRESSMAN CHUCK FLEISCHMANN (R)
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee also weighed in on the decision on Twitter Saturday afternoon.