Ashlynn Perez

Ashlynn Perez

Ashlynn Perez covers health and higher education for the Columbia Missourian.

COVID vaccine post from Missouri health department sparks backlash on social media

By: - September 18, 2023

Within 24 hours of posting, a Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services tweet posted Wednesday racked up over 250,000 views and 140 comments: A staggering difference from their usual engagement. The same messaging did numbers on Facebook as well, with over 140 comments and 50 shares by Friday. So, what accounts for this sudden […]