On Facebook, Rep. Steven Palazzo pledged to help parents get formula. Many of them just got a link to a store locator, and the congressman missed key votes to address the shortage.
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COVID-19 IN MISSISSIPPI
Last updated: May 26, 2022
52% of total population fully vaccinated
new cases and 806,305 total cases in Mississippi.
new deaths reported and 12,466 total deaths in Mississippi.
RECENT COVID-19 COVERAGE
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