By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — On the heels of the Moderna COVID-19 booster recommendation, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel is now saying the Johnson & Johnson booster shot should also be approved.

In Pennsylvania, efforts are underway to increase vaccines in communities where hesitancy continues to be a problem.

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Gov. Tom Wolf was in Philadelphia on Friday to discuss a new grant program that will provide money for vaccine outreach efforts in those areas.

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“This is not going to big institutions, this is going to outreach, organizations in trounces of $10,000 to $100,000,” Wolf said. “These organizations include nonprofits, they include child care institutions, educational institutions that have built trust in their communities.”

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Currently, Pennsylvania ranks seventh in the nation when it comes to the number of vaccinated residents.