Congressman Colin Allred
August 31, 2021 @ 12:30 PM CDT
Congressman Colin Allred hosted this Access Live event for constituents in Texas’s 32nd Congressional District to provide the latest information related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event featured Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, Chief of the Infectious Disease Division at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dr. Trish Perl, and Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer at Parkland Hospital, Dr. Roberto de la Cruz. The congressman opened the event discussing the situation in Afghanistan, the infrastructure bill, as well as updated mandates related to the pandemic. The experts provided information about the virus and vaccine statistics in the county and provided insight into the future of booster shots and vaccinations for children under the age of 12.