Meet the firefighter and deckhand who won’t get vaccinated

Meet the Washington state workers who are leaving their jobs over Gov. Inslee’s vaccine mandate.

Washington state’s COVID vaccine mandate for most government, healthcare, and education employees is set to take effect Oct. 18. While Department of Health is reporting that upwards of three quarters of the eligible population has been vaccinated, and that number is higher among professions subject to the mandate, there is a minority coalition which has decided to take a stand against the mandate and accept termination or resignation.

Christopher Anderson, deckhand with Washington State Ferries, is resigning over the mandate.

He spoke with KIRO’s Dori Monson Show, claiming that the recent ferry cancelations are

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