Exerpts from the U.S. Emergency Responder
"Recognizing the reality of documented attempts of radical terrorist groups to develop and deploy anthrax as a weapon of terror, the undersigned are unanimous in their belief that the “civilian” Emergency Responder and Critical Infrastructure workforce should be offered the same level of prospective protection afforded to their federal counterparts"
"Further recognizing the difficulties encountered during previous smallpox vaccination efforts, we strongly recommend that a reasoned, rational, and realistic education program be developed reflective of the threat and relative risk of another bioterrorist attack using B. anthracis"
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