US has enough COVID-19 vaccines for boosters, kids’ shots

In this Aug. 28 photo, Mayra Navarrete, 13, receives the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine from registered nurse, Noleen Nobleza at a clinic at CalOptima in Orange, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

MADISON, Wis. — With more than 40 million doses of coronavirus vaccines available, U.S. health authorities said they’re confident there will be enough for both qualified older Americans seeking booster shots and the young children for whom initial vaccines are expected to be approved in the not-too-distant future.