Hawaii could join a growing number of states offering incentives to get vaccinated.
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|Hawai‘i poised to join a growing list of states offering incentives to get vaccinated
Nearly 1.5 million vaccine doses have been administered across the state, and Lt. Gov. Josh Green wants to reach 2 million. To get there, state officials and local businesses are prepared to offer prizes to motivate people. Hawaii News Now.
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