2. Vaccine Mandates Are Lawful, Effective and Based on Rock-Solid Science August 5, 2021.
Clear legal pathways exist to move the U.S. closer to herd immunity
Lawrence O Gostin (who CDC hired to draft the MEHPA (Model Emergency Health Powers Act) 20 years ago, upon which most of the emergency regs now in effect are based, gets to opine on his unconstitutional bill’s provisions now.
“The federal government, however, has limited power to mandate vaccines. It can only require them to prevent transmission of a dangerous infectious disease across state lines or international borders. The federal government has never sought to require nationwide vaccinations, and the courts probably would not allow it. To date, all state government mandates have been for fully approved vaccines. Thus, it is likely cities and states would wait to mandate COVID-19 vaccines until they are fully licensed. But when governments act as employers, they would be in a similar legal position as businesses. Thus, federal and state worker COVID-19 vaccine mandates are fully lawful even under an EUA…”
It must be a big ego boost to write totalitarian laws, and then announce to world how they must be followed. Some people get a real kick having power over others. Attorney Lawrence O. Gostin seems like one of them.