Idaho governor activates National Guard to combat surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations | TheHill

As of Tuesday, just 44 percent of Idaho’s total population has received at least one dose, with only 39 percent fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  Little said in a statement that Idaho’s healthcare system is “not designed to withstand the prolonged strain caused by an unrestrained global pandemic.”  “It is simply not sustainable,” he added. “Please choose to receive the vaccine now to support your fellow Idahoans who need you.”

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