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Klobuchar to CDC: Prepare for potential
outbreak of rare disease
that mostly affects children

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Posted By: voxpopuli, 8/8/2020 6:07:58 PM

Sen. Amy Klobuchar sent a letter Friday urging the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to plan for a possible outbreak of a rare, polio-like illness that mostly affects children. It's called acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM. Larey Swanson's son was diagnosed with AFM back in September of 2014 (snip) “Our family, along with several other families who have kids affected by AFM met with Klobuchar at Children's Hospital, and we emphasized for the need for mandatory reporting at the CDC. And at the time, she was very responsive,”

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"And at the time, she was very responsive,” was she eating with a comb?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: GoodDeal 8/8/2020 6:11:37 PM (No. 503781)
Always the optimist isn’t she?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Midnight Rambler 8/8/2020 6:22:33 PM (No. 503791)
What? Is she trying to get people scared of something else now? The rona stop doing the trick?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Sandbar 8/8/2020 6:22:48 PM (No. 503792)
Gotta make the news so Joe knows I'm still here.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nimby 8/8/2020 6:27:03 PM (No. 503795)
Is she a clinician now? Dumass
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lawsy0 8/8/2020 6:32:23 PM (No. 503802)
I have determined that there is a problem with communication. I know all of that was in written in English. But I cannot make a meal out of a word salad. We need an app for translating these diatribes.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 8/8/2020 6:37:43 PM (No. 503806)
Klob isn't a medical expert. She isn't even a fake medical expert. She's a loudmouth knownothing Senator. Where does she get off telling the CDC what to do? Gotta keep the general public in a panic, right Klob? Just in time for the new school year too. Crackpot. Maybe she's on crack.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: SweetSweetback 8/8/2020 6:48:34 PM (No. 503810)
Anything to keep the perpetual fear machine going. The goal to throw everything but the kitchen sink at the President until Nov 4
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Ret.TxLeo 8/8/2020 6:49:09 PM (No. 503811)
And how is it she knows this? Before the CDC? She must have gotten the same medical degree that Mooch has...oh wait that's right she is a l a w y e r ....explains so much.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 8/8/2020 6:56:11 PM (No. 503818)
How.... convenient.....
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Toledo 8/8/2020 6:57:28 PM (No. 503819)
It's Nov. 3rd
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Reply 11 - Posted by: DCGIRL 8/8/2020 7:02:15 PM (No. 503827)
Amy, that disease was during the Obama watch and I never heard a peep out of you or any other democrat senator. I love how your party keeps inflicting fear of the american public. Please go away.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 8/8/2020 7:08:06 PM (No. 503831)
Schumer and Pelosi sent a letter.... Klowncar sent a letter... Ooooh, I’m scared! See you the night of Nov. 3rd!
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Reply 13 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 8/8/2020 7:15:29 PM (No. 503836)
Ye-ess, thank you, Dr. Amy.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: pros7767 8/8/2020 7:16:37 PM (No. 503838)
Did anybody bother to see whether it's the illegals that are bringing these diseases over the border? Just saying........
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Reply 15 - Posted by: BarryNo 8/8/2020 7:24:11 PM (No. 503840)
It would not surprise me, at this point, to find Democrat operatives releasing diseases into the general populace to create emergencies designed to align with their goals. They've been trying to stop education for weeks, now, but COVID doesn't affect children the way it does adults. Enter a contagious "children's disease".
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Reply 16 - Posted by: bad-hair 8/8/2020 7:36:51 PM (No. 503851)
Well then let's just everyone home school their children. Where did all the sane people go ? Hope they get out and VOTE,
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Reply 17 - Posted by: DVC 8/8/2020 7:38:33 PM (No. 503856)
So, have the Dems worked this out with the ChiComs?
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Reply 18 - Posted by: BarryNo 8/8/2020 8:07:13 PM (No. 503866)
Don't need the Chi-Coms, poster 17: Academia is mostly made up of tried and true Liberals and Maxists. And they are in charge of the various infectious disease repositories for research. And we already know Liberal Academia is full of rabid BLM AntiFa and Communist activists.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 8/8/2020 8:23:11 PM (No. 503876)
With my tin hat in the shop for repairs, I have to wonder if this is a planned thing like Covid-19 was/is, and Amy let it slip, looking for some attention. Bill Gates was full of glee a couple months ago threatening a new virus soon ~'You'll pay better attention to me with the next one!'~
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Reply 20 - Posted by: franq 8/8/2020 8:26:22 PM (No. 503877)
Agree, #15. Lord please protect Grace Community Church and all others defying virus edicts. The left will stop at nothing.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: paljnet 8/8/2020 8:54:15 PM (No. 503887)
Is this the same disease that entered the country several years ago? I think some experts said they could trace it back to Guatamala or Nicaragua and came in when Obozo opened the flood gates down south. It has been around for a while (5+ years or so) if it is the same disease. I remember it was said to have symptoms similar to polio. This is another reason why we need to stop illegal immigration.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: mc squared 8/8/2020 8:57:14 PM (No. 503890)
Ignorance and stupidity are the worst diseases. ( I know they're different but the result is the same)
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Reply 23 - Posted by: JHHolliday 8/8/2020 10:48:51 PM (No. 503928)
#14 is correct. We are seeing diseases in the the US that were wiped out here decades ago but, hey, they will get on welfare and vote Democrat.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Strike3 8/9/2020 2:26:28 AM (No. 503967)
Nothing bad affects children without also affecting people of color and the poor. The democrats require that stipulation.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: or gate 8/9/2020 2:37:15 PM (No. 504470)
Just in time for the election..
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Reply 26 - Posted by: anniebc 8/9/2020 7:14:29 PM (No. 504662)
CV-19 worked so well; why not another fake pandemic? After all, dems saw (and see) how gullible and dutiful the Americans lemmings were (are) with Covid.
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