Rep. Hartzler to Newsmax: ‘Tragic’ for Military Members to Quit Over Vaccines

It’s “tragic” that so many members of the military are thinking about leaving the service because of the government’s mandate on COVID-19 vaccinations, and their absence will create a national security crisis, Rep. Vicky Hartzler told Newsmax Thursday. 

“I have been texting and visiting with many service members in Missouri, and they … have been going through a heart-wrenching decision-making process with their families,” the Missouri Republican said on Newsmax’s “Wake Up America.” “Many of them are going to decide to walk away from their military careers, and it is breaking their hearts.” 

The military members have served honorably, but many do not feel comfortable about getting the vaccine for various reasons, she added. 

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