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48% say it should be illegal for employers to require COVID vaccine

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Can employers require workers to get vaccinated against the coronavirus? At least one lawsuit has already been filed against such a workplace requirement, and Americans aren’t sure employers should be able to make COVID-19 vaccination mandatory.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that only 35% of American Adults say it should be legal for employers to require employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Forty-eight percent (48%) say it shouldn’t be legal for employers to make vaccination mandatory for workers. Seventeen percent (17%) say they’re not sure.

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Illinois vaccine stats as of March 4, 2021: 

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5 COMMENTS

  1. So what in the heck are Republicans doing about it? Republican state legislators could introduce bills right now in states that they control that would make it illegal for employers to fire people if they don’t bow at the feet of vaxxers. So why in the heck are they shilling for these Democrats?

  2. Here is reality. Until Congress or each state gets off it rear and passes immunity from prosecution for infectious diseases in the workplace employers need to have the right to require vaccinations.
    I love Trump but remain disappointed that he did not veto every relief measure that did not include a liability waiver for businesses.

  3. Democrats have been for a long time–My Body–why does that not apply to this?
    This is a virus 98 percent recover.
    There are ingredients in these vaccines that can cause lasting harm and are synthetic.
    Under an Emergency auth these “vaccines” can not be mandatory.

  4. Since you support fire at will then a company can fire for ANY reason. They don’t have to tell you. So don’t get that vaccination. you might get fired and not told why!! GOP way of protecting the employed is to not protect the employed. Profits over people.