Show-Me Biz Leaders Vs. GOP Over COVID Vaxx Mandates


The pandemic continues to drive a wedge betwixt two groups that are typically aligned in Missouri. 

To wit . . . 

CHECK BIZ LEADERS DECRYING MISSOURI REPUBLICAN EFFORTS TO BLOCK COVID VAXX RULES IN THE WORKPLACE!!!

Quite a few of these companies donate to Missouri politicos so there's no denying this discussion will confound conservative leaders who have earned a great deal of support from Internets critics of recent public health protocols.

Here's the money line . . .

Business groups, including the influential Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry, chafed at GOP proposals to forbid employers from making their workers get vaccinated or risk getting fired.

“When this legislative body is willing to take the financial, the fiscal, and the emotional responsibility of owning and running a business, then maybe you should come over here and tell our folks that have put everything on the line for that business how they should operate,” Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce lobbyist Shannon Cooper said.

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news link . . .

Missouri GOP, businesses divided over vaccine rules

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Republicans and business groups clashed during a Tuesday state House hearing over more than a dozen bills to limit COVID-19 vaccine mandates by employers. Republican Missouri lawmakers are typically closely aligned with business interests.

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