U.S. workers face job losses as COVID-19 vaccine mandates kick in

U.S. workers face job losses as COVID-19 vaccine mandates kick in

Oct 19 (Reuters) – Thousands of unvaccinated workers across the United States are facing potential job losses as a growing number of states, cities and private companies start to enforce mandates for inoculation against COVID-19.In the latest high-profile example, Washington State University (WSU) fired its head football coach and four of his assistants on Monday … Read more

Covid-19 vaccine mandates work, Dr. Anthony Fauci says

Covid-19 vaccine mandates work, Dr. Anthony Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Monday that the federal government is trying to persuade people to get vaccinated on their own, but some may need to be required.”We’ve obviously been trying very hard,” Fauci said. “We try to get trusted messengers out there and try and get this away from being an … Read more

Texan vying for governor slams COVID vaccine mandates from hospital

Texan vying for governor slams COVID vaccine mandates from hospital

Oct 10 (Reuters) – Conservative firebrand and Texas Republican gubernatorial candidate Allen West was receiving care for COVID-19 in a hospital on Sunday, he said on Twitter, noting that his experience with the illness had strengthened his opposition to vaccine mandates.West, 60, served as chairman of the Republican Party of Texas for less than a … Read more

US workers overwhelmingly comply with Covid vaccine mandates

US workers overwhelmingly comply with Covid vaccine mandates

The vast majority of Americans subject to workplace vaccination mandates have complied with them, confounding predictions that such requirements would worsen labour shortages by prompting unvaccinated workers to resign en masse. New York state’s mandate for healthcare workers was one of the first and strictest mandates enforced to date — it included no option for … Read more

Schools without mask mandates are more likely to have COVID-19 outbreaks, CDC finds

Schools without mask mandates are more likely to have COVID-19 outbreaks, CDC finds

CBS NEWS The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new studies Friday that show enforcing masks in schools helps reduce the spread of COVID-19. One study looked at data from schools in Arizona’s Maricopa and Pima Counties after they resumed in-person learning in late July for the 2021-22 academic year. The two counties account … Read more