Bipartisan Group of House and Senate Committee Leaders: “Vaccines Save Lives”

On February 21, 2017, a bipartisan group of Senate and House health committee leaders sent colleagues a letter to highlight the importance of immunizations, saying: “Vaccines save lives.” The letter was signed by Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), Health Subcommittee Chairman Michael Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Gene Green (D-TX), and Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-WA).

 

Read the full letter.

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments’ best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO’s communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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