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COVID-19: Resistance rising against vaccine mandates among U.S. first responders

CA, 12 Oct 2021
A surprising pocket of resistance against COVID-19 vaccines is emerging in the United States, as unions representing police and firefighters have grown increasingly vocal in their opposition against the shots.

Some American cities report an acceptance rate of less than 50 per cent amongst their officers.

In Los Angeles County, Sheriff Alex Villanueva says he won't enforce vaccinations, as "there are entire groups of employees that are willing to be fired or laid off, rather than be vaccinated."

Jackson Proskow reports on what happens when the business of saving lives comes up against a push to take a life-saving vaccine.

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