Former Police Chief: It’s ‘Baffling’ Officers Are Ignoring Vaccine Mandates

NBC News correspondent Meagan Fitzgerald and retired Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best joined Stephanie Ruhle to discuss news that thousands of law enforcement officers are ignoring Covid-19 vaccine mandates. Best says it "truly saddens" her and could result in people leaving the profession for good.

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Former Police Chief: It’s ‘Baffling’ Officers Are Ignoring Vaccine Mandates

Covid Is Leading Cause Of Death Among Police Officers Nationwide, Study Shows

A new study shows that Covid-19 is the leading cause of death among police officers with five times as many officers having died from the virus compared to gun related deaths since the pandemic began. Physician at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Aditi Nerurkar, explains why vaccination rates are so low among police departments and how a culture of disinformation is impacting police officers across the country. 

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Biden Honors Fallen Officers As Infrastructure Negotiations Continue

President Biden paid tribute to fallen officers at an annual memorial in D.C. on Saturday, specifically acknowledging the pain the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol caused in the law enforcement community. The president is still trying to push his “Build Back Better” agenda, with Bernie Sanders writing an op-ed in West Virginia’s largest newspaper urging Sen. Manchin to get on board. NBC News’ Monica Alba reports for Sunday TODAY.

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