republicworld– On December 17, US Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen were administered COVID-19 vaccination on live television at the White House. Pence makes the first high profile politician in the US administration to receive vaccination publicly along with Surgeon General Jerome Adams. In a live-streamed Pence told the American citizens that he “didn’t feel a thing” in a remark after the injection. “Make no mistake about it: it’s a medical miracle,” Pence said as he touted the Trump administration’s Operation Warp Speed programme. “I also believe that history will record that this week was the beginning of the end of the coronavirus pandemic,” the US Vice President said.
In a televised statement, the head of the White House Coronavirus Task Force Pence said that he was publicly taking the vaccine to instill confidence in the American people that inoculation was safe and effective. Many Americans have been dubious about taking a shot due to the fear of the adverse event. hence, the Vice President took the vaccine at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building where he holds his office to encourage people to get themselves vaccinated.