Here is your InForum Minute podcast for Friday, July 30th.
Headline story: ST. PAUL — Minnesota on Friday, July 30, is set to start paying people $100 to get vaccinated against COVID-19, Gov. Tim Walz said.
Walz in a Thursday, July 29, news release said the state would follow President Joe Biden's guidance and dole out Visa gift cards to Minnesotans 12 and older that got their first dose before Aug. 15. The initial $2.5 million for the incentive program would come from federal COVID-19 relief funding, and additional funding would require approval from the state Legislature or private donations or grants. Click here to read more