Congress Infrastructure

Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., is among the most vocal critics of an impending rule that will mandate large employers to require the COVID-19 vaccine or weekly testing for all workers.

Area politicians have launched a fight over an impending federal rule that will require large employers to mandate COVID-19 vaccines or testing.

Under an executive order signed by President Joe Biden, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration will make a regulation requiring companies employing 100 or more people to mandate vaccines or weekly testing of employees. The rule would impact the majority of St. Joseph’s workforce, according to the Chamber of Commerce.

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Hawley is a Trump wannabe and we as a nation will not stand for that mentality ever again. Sure, there will be some who will try to keep this country fighting each other like Trump...but as a nation we learned a very hard lesson with a person like Trump. Not for 200 years we will let that happen again.

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