Massachusetts Governor Offers Some Jobs Back to Employees He Fired For Being Unvaccinated

Posted on AllSides October 28th, 2022
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Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration confirmed its decision to rehire about 50 former state employees who were fired for refusing the COVID-19 vaccine.

In August, Baker announced the vaccine mandate in an executive order that covered over 41,000 Executive Department employees. Most complied or were granted an exemption – primarily for medical reasons, however, as the administration only gave the green light to about 6 percent of religious exemption applications, according to WCVB.

Baker said the policy was successful in boosting the vaccination rate among the state workforce and that the process...

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