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House Panel Hears Testimony on Impact of Impending Biden Vax Rules

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(Missourinet) The Missouri House Judiciary Committee invited health care and business leaders to comment on President Biden’s plans to order companies with more than 100 employees to require vaccinations — or frequent testing.

In a hearing Wednesday at the Capitol- Jorgen Schlemeier from the Missouri Assisted Living Association — and the hotel industry — says the problem is economic:

He says demanding vaccines will just make it even harder to hire, when they cannot keep up other companies now:

Kara Corches from the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industries says they believe vaccines are the way to economic recovery,

A Senate leader who owns a company of more than 100 employees says he will lose skilled workers to smaller businesses who won’t require vaccinations.


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