Daybreak Today Tuesday Morning Brief

Gov. Greg Abbott to visit Lubbock, Mayor Pope to host State of City Address, Johnson & Johnson vaccines to ship today

KCBD Daybreak Today - Tuesday, March 2

On Daybreak Today,

Gov. Greg Abbott will be in Lubbock this afternoon.

  • He is expected to make an announcement at 1:30 p.m. that will have statewide impacts.
  • No details have been shared on what that announcement will be.
  • That will be streamed at KCBD.com and on social media.

Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope will deliver the 39th annual State of the City Address this morning.

  • He will discuss the city’s response to the pandemic and goals for the future.
  • The speech will be streamed on the Lubbock Apartment Association’s website at 11:45 a.m.

Texas Attorney Gen. Ken Paxton is suing electric wholesaler Griddy.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows 15% of the United States has at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose.

  • A little more than half of those people have been fully-vaccinated.
  • The CDC now reports the seven-day average number of people vaccinated is now about 18 million people -per-day.

Health care workers will start administering the new Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine today.

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