Politics California McDonald's franchises offering free vaccines, food for getting shots
McDonald's Worker Filmed Punching Customer Who Assaulted Staff Over Order
The incident at the Ravenna McDonald's restaurant saw a staff member repeatedly punch a customer who had assaulted them and the manager.An eyewitness, Brian Allen, told Cleveland 19 News that he heard the woman, who has been identified as Cherysse Helena Cleveland by the news outlet, ask for a slushie with three flavors combined.
McDonald's locations in California are offering coronavirus vaccines and a free item on the menu for anyone who takes them up on getting one.
California McDonald's franchises teamed up with the state's Department of Public Health to make arrangements for shots to be done at McDonald's locations, .
Those who get their shot at a McDonald's location will receive a free item on the menu.
"The state is giving away millions of dollars to do things to get people to get shots into their arms. And we are doing our little part," Harris Liu, a local McDonald's owner, told the outlet.
MLB updates COVID protocols for vaccinated players, staff
Most notably, fully vaccinated individuals will no longer be tested for COVID-19 unless they have symptoms or have been exposed to the virus. © Omar Ornelas via Imagn Content Services, LLC The handling of fully vaccinated individuals drew some attention last month after Nationals starter Erick Fedde tested positive for the coronavirus. Fedde, who had been fully vaccinated and was asymptomatic, was forced to go on the injured list. (Between his initial isolation period and subsequent rehab, he ultimately missed just more than three weeks of action.
McDonald's said there are more than 70 locations in California participating in this vaccine incentive.
Many states and companies have been trying to find incentives for residents to get the coronavirus vaccine as vaccination rates drop across the country.
Walgreens is offering a $25 gift card to those who go and get vaccinated at their locations.
Multiple states are offering lotteries for only those who have received the coronavirus vaccine.
The White House said it will not be able to meet its goal of 70 percent of the U.S. population having at least one dose of the vaccine by July 4.
The Hill has reached out to McDonald's for comment.
Japan Expects 70% of Elderly Population to be COVID Vaccinated by end of August .
The potential of Japan's younger population to spread COVID-19 during summer vacations and the Olympics has Olympic and Japanese officials concerned.The potential of Japan's younger population to spread COVID-19 during summer vacations and the Olympics has Olympic and Japanese officials concerned, especially as the Delta variant grows in dominance, the Associated Press reported.