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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 05: U.S. President Joe Biden answers questions while returning to the White House on April 05, 2021 in Washington, DC. Biden answered questions on his planned infrastructure package after spending the weekend at Camp David. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

President Joe Biden is set to announce that he’s shaving about two weeks off his May 1 deadline for states to make all adults eligible for coronavirus vaccines. A White House official says Biden will make the announcement later Tuesday. With states gradually expanding eligibility beyond such priority groups as seniors and essential, front-line workers, the president plans to announce that every adult in the U.S. will be eligible to be vaccinated by April 19. That’s about two weeks earlier than Biden’s original May 1 deadline. The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss Biden’s plans before the formal announcement.