CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) – From 10 F-150 trucks to big cash prizes and scholarships, the governor of West Virginia has discussed new incentives to push more to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
“We’re going to make some West Virginia millionaires before it’s over,” Gov. Justice. “I don’t see any absolute way that we in West Virginia should sit down and let Ohio dominate the news.
Gov. Justice refers to the Ohio $ 1 Million Vax-A-Million Vaccine Incentive Prize.
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The governor of justice said on Thursday that the state wants as many winners as possible and that there are several different prizes up for grabs.
The governor announced that the rules for the vaccination prize draws will be published on Tuesday.
The first draw will take place on June 20, West Virginia’s birthday, and the day the state mask mandate is officially lifted.
Since the open registration period for gift cards for vaccinated people, the Governor of Justice said 20,527 people have registered.
“About $ 2 million went to people,” Gov said. Justice.
Registration opens for the savings vouchers / gift cards program
The justice government has called the 16-35 age group a “sweet spot”. The governor urged all people in this age group to get vaccinated.
Thursday, the governor of justice also brought out his faithful companion “baby dog”.
The governor said, “Look, if you don’t do it for me and you don’t do it for your family, you have to get the vaccine for a baby dog.”
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