religious exemption

Parents who say vaccinations are dangerous, and doctors who say they are safe and effective met at an informational forum at the state Capitol in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Matt Dwyer
May 13, 2019 - 4:34 pm
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press Connecticut lawmakers should not become complacent with the state's high vaccination rate, public health experts said Monday, warning that clusters of unvaccinated students identified in recent Department of Public Health data pose a public health risk for the entire...
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Aaron Kupec/WTIC
March 16, 2019 - 7:50 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut lawmaker who supports eliminating the religious exemption from vaccinations for public school students is holding an informational forum on the science behind vaccines. Democratic Rep. Josh Elliott of Hamden says he's concerned the "pseudo-science" fueling fear...
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