Federal judge blocks Biden vaccine mandate for Head Start workers in 24 states

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry leads challenge against mandate

By: - January 4, 2022 6:27 am
A preschool teacher helping children wearing protective masks to put on shoes indoors in cloakroom at nursery..

President Joe Biden’s mandate called for all employees, volunteers and contractors with Head Start to be fully vaccinated by the end of January. (Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.