Department of Defense

Rep. Greg Murphy Pans ‘Reprehensible’ Vax Mandates for Servicemembers: ‘Undermines U.S. National Security’

In response to the Department of Defense’s (DOD) decision to mandate coronavirus vaccinations for U.S. servicemembers, Rep. Greg Murphy (R-NC) urged the Pentagon to reconsider while describing the decision as “ethically troubling” with the potential to “critically hinder our national security and readiness,” in a letter sent to Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin on Thursday.

Army Spc. Tyler Boyer administers the COVID-19 vaccine to another soldier at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug 3, 2021. Soldiers remain committed to keeping the Fort Carson community safe and healthy by offering COVID-19 vaccines at mobile vaccination centers. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Andrew Greenwood

Exclusive — Sen. Roger Marshall: Dishonorable Discharge for Military ‘Refusing the Vaccines’ Will ‘Lose Their Second Amendment,’ ‘Won’t Be Able to Vote,’ ‘Lose Their VA Benefits’ and ‘Retirement Plans’

Sen. Roger Marshall (R-KS) highlighted the consequences of a dishonorable discharge, a possible outcome for military personnel refusing to comply with vaccine mandates imposed by the Biden administration across the U.S. armed forces, on Thursday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with special guest host Jerome Hudson.

Senator Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) asks questions during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing to discuss reopening schools during Covid-19 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 30, 2021. (Photo by Greg Nash / POOL / AFP) (Photo by GREG NASH/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)