Breakthrough cases are when vaccinated people test positive for the virus.READ MORE: New York State Hospital Workers Must Get Vaccinated, No Testing Option, Cuomo Says; State Reviewing New CDC Mask Guidance
At least 8,700 vaccinated New Yorkers contracted COVID as of April 1. That’s out of nearly 11 million people who are fully vaccinated.READ MORE: Jets, Giants Hit The Field At Training Camp Under Latest NFL COVID Protocols
In New Jersey, there were about 3,700 breakthrough cases by June 28. That’s among 4.4 million vaccinated people.MORE NEWS: New York City Comptroller Claims Education Department Forced Students To Fall Behind By Not Fulfilling Remote Learning Device Requests
In Connecticut, 854 vaccinated people tested positive for COVID as of July 16. That’s out of more than 2 million vaccinated people.