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Tennessee becomes poster child for anti-vax movement

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 16, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: July 16, 2021 4:00 AM CT

But national headlines alleging the state is anti-vaccine don’t sit well with lawmakers and elected officials. Many say the difference between promoting vaccines and simply educating residents, particularly minors, is a fine line.

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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.


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