Posts Tagged ‘Mandates’

Heather Callaghan

Activist Post

Good news: not everyone is keen on forcing healthcare workers into mandatory flu vaccines. Healthcare workers certainly don’t want to be coerced into taking their own medicine. They want options like anyone else.

n recent years, doctors and healthcare workers are increasingly refusing¬†vaccines even if they support vaccinating others. Recent motions have caused them to have to decide between their job or taking a jab they simply don’t want.

Governor Chris Christie pocket vetoed a New Jersey bill to mandate flu vaccines for healthcare workers. Christie’s “pocket veto” was more effective at stopping the bill than a typical veto would have been.

What is a pocket veto?