LIBERTY COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) - Representative Al Williams received his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Friday.
He got the shot at Liberty Regional Medical Center. Representative Williams says it’s very important for him to receive the vaccine.
“My understandings on this vaccine is that it’s very important if we’re going to contain this thing and I particularly because there’s been a lot of apprehension in the population particularly in the African American population and I thought as state representative it’s incumbent that I show that I did it,” said Rep. Williams.
Representative Williams also said that he encourages everyone to receive the vaccine when they are able to.