Texas receives $227M federal grant to boost child vaccination January 27, 2021 - 00:00 Posted in: Viewpoints WASHINGTON - The Texas Department of State Health Services was awarded a federal grant of $227,056,156 to help bolster immunization and vaccination among children, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced Jan. 21. The funding comes through the Department of Health and Human Services as part of the round two supplemental funding ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!