93 F
College Station
Sunday, August 1, 2021

Media Smears Sen. Ron Johnson For Letting Patients Speak Out On Harmful Vaccine Reactions

Local News

College Station Bans Traditional Pet Shops

At Thursday's meeting, the College Station city council passed an ordinance that prohibits the sale of non-rescue dogs and cats in pet...

College Station to Vote on ROO in Special Meeting Today

The College Station City Council meets Monday at 4 p.m. at city hall to consider a Restricted Occupancy Overlay (ROO). The ordinance would allow single-family...

College Station Plans on Borrowing Additional $62 Million Without Taxpayer Vote

The College Station City Council voted to begin the process of issuing $62 million in certificates of obligations for capital projects. The...

Brazos Valley Hospitalizations Continue to Decline After Mask Order Rescinded

Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-34 on March 2, 2021, and the order went into effect on March 10, 2021....

If you take the corrupt media for its word, you would be led to believe Republican Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson is an anti-vaxxer. In reality, Johnson was joined by people who had adverse reactions to the COVID-19 vaccine in a press conference Monday morning in an effort to give struggling families an opportunity to share their experiences.

“I was a huge supporter of Operation Warp Speed,” said Johnson at the start. “I am happy to acknowledge that over 300 million doses have been given to the U.S, and for most people — the vast majority of people — the vaccine has been administered with little or no side effects. And I personally believe the vaccine has saved countless lives and certainly contributed to the end of the pandemic.”

“But again, just because the vaccine is generally safe doesn’t mean it’s 100 percent safe,” the Republican continued. “What’s been happening in the last year and a half is people that are trying to tell the truth, trying to get answers, are having a hard time without being vilified, without being ridiculed, without being censored …They have a very simple request. They just want to be seen. We want their stories heard, they would like to be believed.”

What was clear from the beginning of the presser was that Johnson sought to provide an outlet for families, among them Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame member Ken Ruettgers and his wife Sheryl who had complications, to describe how their mental and physical health took a toll from the vaccine.

But according to media outlets that ran material prior to the conference, Johnson continues to push alarmism out of either GOP conspiracy fever or stupidity.

“FOX6 News asked the senator Thursday if he was worried his rhetoric and bringing the issue forward would keep people from getting the vaccine that could potentially save more lives,” declared the Fox syndicate, followed by a reporter for the outlet tweeting that “We’ve learned Sen. Ron Johnson is hosting an event in Milwaukee with a former Green Bay Packers star to raise questions about the COVID-19 vaccine,

Continue reading on thefederalist

More articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

State News

Biden Admin Sues Texas Over Executive Order Cracking Down on Transportation of Illegal Aliens

The Biden administration has filed a lawsuit against the State of Texas, after Gov. Greg Abbott released an executive order earlier this week prohibiting...

Austin Taxpayers Forced to Pay Left-Wing Consultants $10K/Day for Critical Race Theory Training

If it’s another week, it’s another boondoggle for the City of Austin, all paid for by citizens’ tax dollars. According to recent open records...

Abbott’s Latest Order Doesn’t Protect Long-Term Care Visitation Rights

Gov. Greg Abbott’s latest executive order leaves in place visitation restrictions for residents of long-term care facilities. Some facilities have even locked down again,...

The Liberty Café 44: Stupidity and Texas Republicans

Republicans have wasted a good portion of the 19 years they have been in charge of Texas government. On Episode 44 of the Liberty...

Fighting Honorably, In Context

As the saying goes, “Context is king.” Nowhere have I seen that so practically displayed as in Israel, where passages from the Bible spring...

Continue reading on thefederalist