State GOP lawmakers backpedal on vaccination comments

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 03, 2021 1:34 PM CT | Published: July 21, 2021 5:54 PM CT

Legislators seek to clarify stance on vaccinations in wake of national criticism following the firing of vaccine official Dr. Michelle Fiscus.


Tennessee Department of Health Dr. Michelle Fiscus COVID vaccinations

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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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