Following the news from the CDC and FDA this morning regarding the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the Scott Administration’s twice-weekly COVID-19 response media briefing has been moved from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to allow Governor Scott, Secretary Smith, Commissioner Levine and others to hear from the White House directly on a pre-scheduled 11 a.m. phone call for governors and White House officials.

Greg Sukiennik has worked at all three Vermont News & Media newspapers and was their managing editor from 2017-19. He previously worked for, for the AP in Boston, and at The Berkshire Eagle in Pittsfield, Mass.