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Snap Poll: Majority opposes vaccination exemptions (access required)

Only 12% support allowing children to skip vaccinations for religious reasons

As communities across the country deal with measles outbreaks, discussions have increased about whether “philosophical” exemptions to childhood vaccinations should be allowed. In New York, a measure to drop an exemption due to religious beliefs that Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, D-Bronx, has backed for years gained support in the state Senate last week. New York is dealing with ...

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