President Biden said that the U.S. would produce enough vaccines for every American by the end of May but administering the shots could take longer.
The president announced a new partnership between competitors J&J and pharmaceutical giant Merck, which would help J&J produce more of its single-shot vaccine that was authorized over the weekend for emergency use. Biden's end of May timeline doesn't mean all American adults will necessarily be vaccinated by then, as administering the shots will take longer.
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