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Voices / Letters from readers

Remove religious exemption from vaccinations

Originally published in The Commons issue #395 (Wednesday, February 15, 2017).

RE: “State rep. assigned to health-care committee” [Letters, Feb. 1]:

A request for State Rep. Mike Hebert and the health-care committee:

Please support any proposition to remove the religious exemption from vaccinations and support the medical and scientific community’s consensus that vaccine exemptions should only be granted to children for medical reasons, not parental ignorance.

Eric Schmitt


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