FAST FIVE: NYC Mayor Expands Vaccine Mandate To All City Workers, Offers $500 "Carrot"
It's time for everyone to get vaccinated,” de Blasio said.
29, by which point city employees are required to have proof of at least one dose, according to an NYC government website.
And for those who refuse: “Unvaccinated employees will be placed on unpaid leave until they show proof of vaccination to their supervisor.” Already, most city workers had to be vaccinated or tested weekly due to either city or state mandates.
Health-care workers in the state and city have all been forced to accept the jab or weekly testing due to a mandate from the state.
Somehow, we suspect this new mandate will go over about as well as the last one.