Dem governor declares COVID-19 emergency ‘over,’ says it’s ‘their own darn fault’ if unvaccinated get sick

Everybody had more than enough opportunity to get vaccinato,” Polis told Colorado Public Radio di venerdì. “Hopefully it’s been at your pharmacy, your grocery store, a bus near you, [or at] big events. A questo punto, if you haven’t been vaccinated, it’s really your own darn fault.

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Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (L) and Colorado Governor Jared Polis (C) greet US President Joe Biden as he arrives at Denver International Airport September 14, 2021, a Denver, Colorado.

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (L) and Colorado Governor Jared Polis (C) greet US President Joe Biden as he arrives at Denver International Airport September 14, 2021, a Denver, Colorado. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images)

Those who get sick, it’s almost entirely their own darn fault,” Lui continuò. “I don’t want to say that nobody [will get the virus if they’re] vaccinato, but it’s very rare. Just to put it in perspective, of the about 1400 people hospitalized, meno di 200 (o 16 per cento) are vaccinated. And many of them are older or have other conditions. Eighty-four percent of the people in our hospitals are unvaccinated, and they absolutely had every chance to get vaccinated.

And at this point, I think it’s almost like they made a deliberate decision not to get vaccinated,” Ha aggiunto. “I still encourage everybody who hasn’t been vaccinated to get protected. And for those who are, make sure to get that booster after six months. The data shows it’s important and very likely even more so with this omicron variant.

Polis said he supported local jurisdictions instituting their own mandates according to their individual needs, but that the state should stay out of it.

Colorado Governor Jared Polis at a press conference the morning after a gunman opened fire at a King Sooper's grocery store on March 23, 2021 a Boulder, Colorado. Ten people were killed in the attack.

Colorado Governor Jared Polis at a press conference the morning after a gunman opened fire at a King Sooper’s grocery store on March 23, 2021 a Boulder, Colorado. Ten people were killed in the attack. (Photo by Chet Strange/Getty Images)

The emergency is over,” Egli ha detto. “Sai, salute pubblica [funzionari] don’t get to tell people what to wear; that’s just not their job. Public health [funzionari] would say to always wear a mask because it decreases flu and decreases [other airborne illnesses]. But that’s not something that you require; you don’t tell people what to wear. You don’t tell people to wear a jacket when they go out in winter and force them to [wear it]. If they get frostbite, it’s their own darn fault.

If you haven’t been vaccinated, that’s your choice. I respect that. But it’s your fault when you’re in the hospital with COVID,” Ha aggiunto.

Polis lamented that there is analternate misinformation universecontributing to people not getting vaccinated.

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis speaks during a news conference about Colorado offering coronavirus vaccinations to children, giovedi, Ott. 28, 2021, a Denver.

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis speaks during a news conference about Colorado offering coronavirus vaccinations to children, giovedi, Ott. 28, 2021, a Denver. (AP Photo / David Zalubowski, File)

There are people that believe you and I are part of some massive conspiracy, Ryan,” disse “Colorado Mattershost Ryan Warner. “Some of them believe there is no COVID; some of them believe the vaccine doesn’t work; some believe that the vaccine has severe side effects. The truth is they’re in their own bubble, and it’s very hard to penetrate.

The governor’s comments follow new restrictions instituted in several Denver metro area counties, compreso un “vax or mask” mandato, which requires businesses to either mandate masks indoors or require customers to provide proof of vaccination.

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