September 27, 2021
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OP-ED: Politics aside, Gov. Tom Wolf needs to take bolder action to stop COVID-19 | Editorials

It’s a shame politics is part of the COVID equation, otherwise the Wolf Administration might be able to take bolder action to protect the citizens of Pennsylvania from the Delta variant of COVID-19.

Recently, Gov. Tom Wolf took a cautious step to require state workers in health care facilities or other “high-risk” settings to be vaccinated or get tested weekly. And he’s trying to coax state workers to save their own lives by offering them an extra day off if they get vaccinated.

A bolder and sensible move would have mandated state workers get vaccinated, period. It would prevent them from getting seriously ill and help wipe COVID-19 off the face of the earth.

But such a move would surely have ignited…

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