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Stitt Opposes Mandatory Vaccinations

He did not vaccinate some of his children.

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Alex Clearfield
Sept. 10, 2018, 8:02 a.m.

Businessman Kevin Stitt (R) “expressed skepticism of childhood vaccinations in a speech earlier this year, aligning himself with a fringe movement that equates immunization with government overreach. At an appearance before a conservative political forum this past February.”

“Stitt said he personally did not vaccinate some his own kids and opposed legislation that would require vaccinations for children if they wanted to attend public schools.”

Stitt: “I believe in choice. And we’ve got six children and we don’t vaccinate, we don’t do vaccinations on all of our children. So we definitely pick and choose which ones we’re gonna do. It’s gotta be up to the parents, we can never mandate that. I think there’s legislation right now that are trying to mandate that to go to public schools, it’s absolutely wrong. My wife was home schooled, I went to public schools, our kids go to Christian school, and that’s back to a parent’s choice.” (Daily Beast)

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