Colorado contractors sue Denver over vaccine mandate

Dive Brief:

  • Alleging that vaccine mandates for contractors are unconstitutional, the Colorado Contractors Affiliation is suing the town of Denver for necessitating staff on general public contracts to get inoculated against COVID-19.
  • In a submitting in the federal U.S. District Court docket for Colorado, the CCA and 6 other building associations argued that the mandate violates the U.S. Constitution’s contracts clause simply because it considerably impairs firms’ present deal rights with the town.
  • Tony Milo, executive director of the CCA, stated the corporation is not anti-vaccine, but that Denver’s mandate is as well restrictive compared to President Joe Biden’s executive buy that companies with 100 employees or a lot more have to require vaccinations or have employees submit to regular tests. “Our customers are professional vaccine,” Milo informed Construction Dive. “We have met with Denver officials and prompt mirroring the Biden approach, which is substantially a lot more doable. But
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