Former HHS Sec. Kathleen Sebelius had a newsflash for Rep. Madison Cawthorn and unvaccinated Republicans that proscription is not a right.
Former HHS Sec. Kathleen Sebelius tells Madison Cawthorn, "Transportation is simply a privilege, it is not a guarantee. So I deliberation to say, if you're going to get connected an airplane, if you're going to get connected a train, if you thrust nationalist transportation, you request to amusement a vaccine card," pic.twitter.com/SAxKG0m2b6
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) September 18, 2021
Sebelius said connected MSNBC’s Velshi, “I appreciate the information that airlines don’t privation to beryllium retired at the beforehand of that line, by themselves, truthful I deliberation a travel mandate, we person it successful place, we had it successful spot earlier with shutdowns and erstwhile you take public transportation, but certainly transportation is a privilege, it is not a guarantee. So I deliberation to say, if you’re going to get connected an airplane, if you’re going to get connected a train, if you thrust public transportation, you request to show a vaccine card, due to the fact that we do not privation to proceed this virus ricochets astir the population.”
Rep. Cawthorn and each different Republican that believes that the Constitution gives them the close to bash immoderate they privation is wrong. Public transportation, and adjacent being capable to ain and thrust a car is simply a privilege. The Constitution does not accidental that selfish radical tin destruct nine and harm others by placing idiosyncratic rights supra society.
People person the close to take not to get vaccinated. If a occupation requires vaccination, a idiosyncratic has the close to discontinue that job, but choosing not to get vaccinated comes with consequences. The unvaccinated should not get the aforesaid privileges and the vaccinated.
Republicans are trying to free-ride, the vaccinated bash each the work, and the unvaccinated thrust along, connected COVID, and their selfishness is deadly.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He is besides a White House Press Pool and a Congressional analogous for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree successful Political Science. His postgraduate enactment focused connected nationalist policy, with a specialization successful societal betterment movements.
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