Carlisle makes first call for firing of Haushalter in vaccine ‘fiasco’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 26, 2021 9:38 AM CT | Published: February 25, 2021 3:32 PM CT

The council can’t fire Shelby County Health Director Alisa Haushalter, but council member Chase Carlisle will propose the resolution at Tuesday’s council meeting. There could be more calls Friday, when Haushalter and County Mayor Lee Harris speak at a special meeting of the Shelby County Commission.


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