Newly Appointed Head of Oklahoma National Guard Won't Enforce Vaccine Mandate

Newly Appointed Head of Oklahoma National Guard Won't Enforce Vaccine Mandate


Recently appointed Oklahoma National Guard Adjutant General Thomas Mancino is refusing to enforce the Defense Department’s vaccine mandate on Oklahoma’s National Guard troops, according to a report.

According to a Thursday memo obtained by the Oklahoman, Mancino ordered that no member of Oklahoma’s National Guard will be required to receive a coronavirus vaccine.

Moreover, the memo stated that “no negative administrative or legal action will be taken” against guard members who choose not to get inoculated against the virus, according to the Oklahoman.

Lt. Col. Geoff Legler is a spokesman for the Oklahoma National Guard and spoke to the outlet regarding the memorandum. 

Trending: WATCH: Tucker Exposes Why Americans Hate Joe Biden

“The clarified policy on COVID vaccinations for Oklahoma Army and Air National Guardsmen reflects the governor’s ability to assert his command

Continue reading

You Might Like

 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend