Is Santa considered an essential worker?
The government thought so and was going to make sure Santas got the coronavirus vaccine first. But then, they changed their mind. As shown in the book, Re-Imagine Santa, the government has often “used” Santa Claus to promote political agendas. The Santas were going to be given the vaccine first if they would then go out and encourage others to take it.
Pretty fascinating story you can learn more about here! https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-54686844
Learn more about how the government has used Santa Claus for political purposes in the past in Re-Imagine Santa here – https://santalove.org/?page_id=547