De Blasio, Bill De Blasio And New York City discussed on AP News Radio

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The covert vaccine mandate takes effect today for New York City public school teachers and staff it's one of the first school district mandates in the country requiring employees to be vaccinated against the corona virus mayor bill de Blasio said unvaccinated employees would be placed on unpaid leave with vaccinated substitute teachers ready to step in as a Friday de Blasio said ninety three percent of teachers were vaccinated leaving about fifty four hundred on backs and ninety percent of the city's roughly one hundred and forty eight thousand public school staffers had gotten a shot the mandate does not include a test out option but does allow for medical and religious exemptions a similar order is set to go into effect in Los Angeles October fifteenth Julie

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