Free beer, other new incentives for Biden’s ‘vaccine sprint’

  • President Joe Biden speaks about the COVID-19 vaccination program Wednesday in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON — Dangling everything from sports tickets to a free beer, President Joe Biden is looking for that extra something — anything — that will get people to roll up their sleeves for COVID-19 shots when the promise of a life-saving vaccine by itself hasn’t been enough.