COVID-19 vaccine: A look at the rollout past and present

Published: July 22, 2021 6:28 PM EDT
Updated: July 22, 2021 6:31 PM EDT

What a difference a few months have made when it comes to the coronavirus vaccine.
— from desperation that played out in the national spotlight to present day, when lawmakers are trying to change the tone from a political issue to a health issue and urging individuals to get vaccinated.

We went back to people in Southwest Florida who struggled to get their shots in the beginning of the rollout of the vaccine.

Watch the video above for the full story by WINK News Reporter Anika Henanger, who asked people: What was their message? What would you do? How far would you go to get a shot?