SALEM – Critics have exploded the Oregon Democrats' decision to kill a bill aimed at getting more children vaccinated against measles and other infectious diseases, to charge large companies, saying it poses a threat to public health
. and having the necessary votes in the Senate, a measure that would make it more difficult for families to give up the necessary vaccinations was included in a transaction announced on Monday ending a week-long Senate Republican exodus over a billions of schools funding . prescribed by a doctor. Otherwise, they would not be able to attend schools, the head of the leader and others before and after school programs
Sen. Elizabeth Steiner Hayward, Beaverton Democrat, Oregon, and account sponsor, said this move would prevent the state from protecting its citizens from the public health crisis.
"It's not like I want our state to be known," She said. "This is an important public health issue and is a critical problem."
Interview about OPB's Think Out Loud program on Tuesday, Steiner Hayward said Kate Brown had negotiated with Senate Republican leader Herman Baertschiger Jr. Grants over the weekend. Brown's representative did not respond to requests to comment on the role of manager on Monday or Tuesday.
Senate Democrats discussed strategies to force Republicans to return to Salem, including killing Republican policies and budget priorities, and urging the governor to send the Oregon State Police to round off non-participating lawmakers.
Steiner Hayward said he was negotiating possible amendments to the vaccine law over the weekend, and Ginny Burdick, head of the Senate Democrats in Portland, negotiated with the Republicans to change the law on arms control that the Democrats also agreed to kill on Monday.
"The Governor made a different decision and reduced the deal, and here we are today," said Steiner Hayward
More than 70 people, including four from Oregon, were diagnosed as part of a monthly outbreak in the Pacific Northwest.
"As the recent measles outbreak has shown, there is a growing threat to vaccines that can be avoided due to the relatively low level of immunization in the northwest," said Oregon spokesman Rob Cowie, Health Service, Public Health Service
Oregon has the highest number of unvaccinated children in the country, at least 7.5 percent. The list of Christian and non-traditional private schools contains a list of unvaccinated children, but even some state schools see exceptions that reach almost 50 percent.
The state allows parents to talk to their doctor or watch a video on the website of the Department of Public Health to get an exception. As a result, Oregon is vulnerable to an outbreak, as stated by Diane Peterson, Director of the Coalition for Immunization, which receives funding from the CDC.
"Oregon is especially a snack of measles outbreak," said Peterson. "All you need is to bring one patient into the community and expand as wild fires."
Oregon was one of the many countries offering non-medical exemptions in response to national recovery. for Disease Control and Prevention is currently suffering from measles, which this year is suffering from more than 800 people
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Anti-vaccination movement In the 1990s, after the study, there was a relationship between measles vaccine and autism.
Mississippi, California and West Virginia are the only states that have banned all non-medical exceptions. Mississippi has the highest level of childhood vaccination in the country, and the California Law of 2015 has greatly increased the number of vaccinations.
Republican and democratic leaders remain tight on why the vaccine problem was particularly targeted.
Steiner Hayward said she did not participate in the talks and that she personally received a letter from Kate Brown telling her that the draft vaccine law would not be transferred to this session.
Senate majority Leader Ginny Burdick, from Portland, stressed that the compromise was worth the French to contribute to Capitol and vote for $ 1 billion. She said that the response to the vitriol opposition had been received from hundreds of parents opposing the vaccination of their children.
"People who oppose this bill simply acted threateningly around the building," said Burdick's news conference Monday. "And one of the tedious things for me is that they are afraid that some of them feel that these tactics have worked. These tactics had nothing to do with what happened.
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