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EXCLUSIVE: Republicans Introduce Bill To Prohibit Federal Vaccine Mandates

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Republicans in the House of Representatives are introducing a bill on Friday that would prohibit federal agencies from implementing vaccine mandates.
Republicans in the House of Representatives, led by Arizona Rep. Andy Biggs, are introducing a bill Friday that would prohibit federal agencies from implementing vaccine mandates.

Biggs' bill takes aim at President Joe Biden's instructions to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to publish an emergency temporary standard that would require all business with more than 100 employees to ensure their employees are vaccinated or tested weekly for COVID-19. Although the rule has not yet been published, multiple Republican governors and state attorneys general have declared their intention to file lawsuits against it. (RELATED: Arizona Becomes First State To Sue Biden Over Vaccine Mandates)

Biden also announced that he would tighten vaccine requirements for federal employees and contractors.

The bill, dubbed the "Freedom from Mandates…
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