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January 21, 2022
Ohio GOP Congressman posts Nazi health card in attack on DC vaccine mandate
By Ron Kampeas
WASHINGTON (JTA) — Warren Davidson, a Republican Congressman from Ohio, posted a photo of a Nazi-era health pass and compared Washington, D.C.’s vaccine mandate to the Nazis’ dehumanization of Jews in urging local residents not to comply.
Jewish groups and Jewish Democrats blasted Davidson for the comparison, which appeared in a tweet commenting on new vaccine instructions shared by Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser.
“This has been done before,” Davidson said Wednesday on Twitter, posting a Na...