California joins feds in bid to speed coronavirus vaccines

FILE – In this Feb. 5, 2016, file photo, is the Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. California is joining with the federal government to open two new vaccination centers as test areas for new President Joseph Biden’s effort to create 100 mass vaccination sites nationwide in 100 days. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021, that the sites at the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum and California State University, Los Angeles, will be jointly run with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.