Monday, July 13, 2020
July 13, 2020

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Letter: Hoff supports parental rights


It’s campaign season and according to precedent, some candidate supporters armed with very little facts share their thoughts in letters to the editor. As was the case with a recent letter from Mike Briggs (“Support Sinclair for Legislature,” June 7, Our Readers’ Views). He states, among other half-truths, that Rep. Larry Hoff voted against “citizen vaccines.” To set the record straight, Hoff voted against legislation which removed a parent’s right to choose what vaccinations their school-aged children receive. He stated on the floor of the House that he believed in the recommended vaccinations, just not in eliminating any more parental rights.

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