Rep. La Shawn Ford resigns from Loretto Hospital after vaccine controversy


State Rep. La Shawn Ford has resigned from the board of trustees at Loretto Hospital over how it handled vaccine distribution to people who were not yet eligible for the COVID-19 shot. “I am very disappointed with the recent developments at the Loretto Hospital regarding its use of coronavirus vaccine entrusted to the hospital." He also disagreed with how the reprimand of the hospital leadership was handled.