State Vaccine Mandates vs. Federal Vaccine Regulation

The results of a 2017 survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) were released earlier this month, finding that the percent of U.S. children under two years old who have not been vaccinated has quadrupled since 2001, resulting in 1.3% of children today not receiving any of their recommended vaccines. There are four main reasons why parents don’t vaccinate their children: religious beliefs, personal beliefs or philosophical reasons, safety concerns, and a Continue Reading →