A new Morning Consult poll showed that a plurality of voters oppose President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate for employers with over 100 employees and don’t think it should be in place right now.
More voters, 39%, said they disagreed with the mandate than approved of it (33%). Another 13% said they thought it was too late, and 7% said it was too soon.
Biden’s mandate has been stayed by a judge, but Biden is telling employers to go forward with the mandate anyway.
Thousands or even millions of workers could get laid off around the country if the mandates are implemented, and it is already difficult for businesses to find the workers they need.
COVID-19 cases are now falling in many red states and rising in blue ones where people are already more restricted.
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