Pentagon Mandates Vaccine After Pfizer Approval

All Military Members Will Be Required To Take The COVID-19 Vaccine, The Pentagon Announced Monday, But Some Members Of Congress Have Already Mobilized An Effort To Overturn The Mandate.

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Shelby County Schools Implement Mask Mandate For 2021-22 School Year

Following The Suggestion By The Pfizer-Backed American Academy Of Pediatrics That Children Should Be Wearing Masks In School, Shelby County Schools Have Issued A Mask Mandate For All Staff And Students For The 2021-22 School Year.

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Rhodes College Punishes Unvaccinated Students Financially

Rhodes Notified Students Via A Letter That They Will Be Charging $1500 To All Students Who Are Not Vaccinated. The College Claims The Fee Will Be Used To Cover The Expense Of Weekly Testing.

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Tennessee Workers Fight for Religious Exemptions to COVID Vaccines

Individuals Working In Tennessee Have The Right To Ask For A Religious Exemption To Taking A COVID-19 Vaccine, But That Does Not Guarantee That The Exemption Will Be Granted By Employers.

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Health Organizations Urge FDA to Remove COVID Vaccines from Market

As The Tennessee Health Department Continues To Offer The Pfizer Vaccine To Children Ages 12 And Up, Children’s Advocacy Groups Are Stepping Up To Contest That Decision.

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Chattanooga Hosts Free Vaccination Events for Homeless Residents

On June 12, The Chattanooga Regional Homeless Coalition Will Be Hosting A Free Vaccination Event For The Homeless Population In The Area. This Will Follow The First Event That Was Held On Saturday, In Partnership With Olivet Baptist Church.

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TN Department Of Health Doctrine Allows Vaccinations, Medical Treatments Of Minors Without Parental Consent (Updated)

According To A Document Issued From The Tennessee Department Of Health, There Are Circumstances Where 7–14-Year-Old Children Can Receive A Vaccine With No Parental Consent. The Mature Minor Doctrine Also States That Children 14 Years Of Age And Older May Receive A Vaccine…

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Pharma Lobby Fights Dem Proposals On Vaccine Access And Drug Pricing

Drugmakers Are Enjoying Renewed Clout In Washington For Their Rapid Development Of COVID-19 Vaccines, But They’re Set To Clash With Democrats Over Proposals That Would Hurt The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Profits.

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