House Dems push mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations or testing for lawmakers, staff

House Dems push mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations or testing for lawmakers, staff

7/31/2021 12:30:00 PM

House Dems push mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations or testing for lawmakers, staff

A coalition of House Democrats are pushing mandatory vaccinations for congressional lawmakers and their staff as coronavirus cases spike nationwide, Fox News learned Friday.

cases spike nationwide, Fox News learned Friday.House Democrats have called on Capitol Attending Physician Dr. Brian Monahan to consider a vaccine requirement for all lawmakers and staffers or"at minimum, twice per week testing for those who are unable to verify positive vaccination status."

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WHITE HOUSE WALKS BACK PREVIOUS STATEMENT ON POSSIBILITY OF NEW COVID LOCKDOWNSIn a draft letter obtained by Fox News Friday, Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., urged Monahan to"make the common-sense decision" to enforce a vaccine or testing policy in order to priorize the safety of staff who are"immunocompromised" and vulnerable to the virus. 

"We know that your recommendations regarding the health and safety of the U.S. Capitol are free from partisan calculations and grounded in science, which is why we ask you to follow the science and require vaccination," Cleaver wrote."The unfortunate politicization of COVID-19 and our life-saving vaccines have already caused our nation immeasurable loss and incalculable pain."

Cleaver argued in his draft letter that the implementation of a vaccine requirement by a"nonpartisan" health official may even"contribute to the depoliticization" of the vaccine.  Read more: Fox News »

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Good! Govts love pandemics… Because it gives them the ability to impose controls on the people that the people would otherwise never accept. Create institutions and mechanisms to orchestrate and enforce obedience 'Robert F Kennedy Me and Winning elections - covid This vaccine is still approved only on an emergency basis. Its still an experimental vaccine. The can not force an experiment to be mandatory. Once its approved finally it's a different story

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