Rep Mark Green’s statements about vaccines will hurt autistic families.
While medical exemptions are necessary for kids who have true contraindications to getting vaccinated, stronger laws can help decrease the abuse we see in medical, religious, and personal belief vaccine exemptions.
We might have to worry about even larger outbreaks of measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases, but it won’t be immigrants and refugees causing them. It will be because more folks are skipping out on getting vaccinated and protected.
Most American Presidents have strongly supported vaccines, from George Washington to Barack Obama