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  1. Trump asks skeptic to probe vaccine safety, alarming doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    President-elect Donald Trump is reviving long debunked attempts to link vaccines to autism, meeting with a vocal skeptic to discuss chairing a commission on vaccination safety - a move that alarmed child health experts. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. met with Trump at Trump Tower in New York on Tuesday, and told reporters that he had agreed to lead the effort, whatever form it takes.

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  2. Trump team denies skeptic Robert F. Kennedy Jr. was asked to head vaccine commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WICU12 Erie

    ... a commission on the issue. But the Trump transition says no decision has been made on setting up a commission on autism, despite Robert Kennedy Jr. telling reporters he was asked by Trump to chair a committee on vaccination safety. "The ...

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  3. Vaccine sceptic Robert F Kennedy Jr says Trump asked him to lead safety studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | BBC News

    Robert F Kennedy Jr, a leading voice in the anti-vaccine movement, says President-elect Donald Trump has asked him to chair a study on vaccine safety. The eldest son of liberal icon Senator Robert Kennedy has long contended that some vaccines may cause autism, a claim that has been widely debunked.

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  4. The truth about vaccines, autism and Robert F. Kennedy Jr.a s conspiracy theoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | The Washington Post

    So say the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the World Health Organization , the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine , and the American Academy of Pediatrics , along with dozens of studies published in prestigious, peer-reviewed journals. The scientific consensus on vaccines and autism is thorough and solid: There is no evidence of a connection.

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  5. Trump Asks Vaccine Skeptic to Chair New CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    "President-elect Donald Trump asked Robert F. Kennedy Jr., a proponent of a widely discredited theory that vaccines cause autism, to chair a new commission on vaccine safety and scientific integrity," the Washington Post reports. "The stunning move pushes up against established science, medicine and the government's position on the issue.

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  6. Trump is bringing a Kennedy into his administration. Too bad it's the nutty one.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Grist Magazine

    ... views about vaccines. Kennedy has spread the fringe theory linking the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine to autism, and Trump has embraced the theory , too. "President-elect Trump has some doubts about the current vaccine policies and he has ...

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  7. Trump asks vaccine skeptic Robert Kennedy Jr. to lead commission on 'vaccine safety'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | NOLA.com

    Donald Trump asked Robert Kennedy Jr., a proponent of a widely discredited theory that vaccines cause autism, to chair a new commission on vaccine safety and scientific integrity, according to Kennedy. The stunning move would contradict established science, medicine and the government's position on the issue.

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  8. RFK Jr Says Trump Tapped Him to Head Vaccine Safety StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | News Max

    ... danger of vaccines. Kennedy has been among those claiming that preservatives in vaccines are linked to the rise in autism cases, though researchers and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say there is no such link . Trump himself has ...

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  9. Trump taps anti-vaxxer to lead vaccine safety committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Engadget

    ... commission on vaccine safety. Kennedy has long been a proponent of the thoroughly-debunked theory that vaccines cause Autism yet Trump selected him to lead a commission whose goal is making sure that "we have scientific integrity in the vaccine ...

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  10. Anti-vaxxer given top Trump jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | NEWS.com.au

    The discredited idea that vaccinations cause autism in children is likely to return to the headlines after Donald Trump's latest appointment. Picture: AFP / Philippe Desmazes ANTI-vaccination campaigner Robert F Kennedy Jr said he will oversee a presidential panel to review vaccine safety and science at the request of US president-elect Donald Trump in a move likely to reignite debate despite now-debunked claims that tied childhood immunisations to autism.

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  11. Trump Pushes Back on RFK Jr. ClaimsSays no decisions made on "committee on Autism."Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | The Daily Beast

    ... integrity." Both Kennedy and Trump have long touted the scientifically false claim that childhood vaccinations cause autism, leading to concerns that such an alliance will lead to an anti-vaccine administration. In a statement, Trump attempted to ...

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  12. RFK Jr. is the Worst Person to Chair a Vaccine PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | The Washington Monthly

    ... the medical community, which for years has rejected claims that childhood vaccines are linked to conditions like autism. Medical experts warned Tuesday that Mr. Trump's actions would endanger children by confusing parents about the need to have them ...

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  13. Despite The Facts, Trump Once Again Embraces Vaccine SkepticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WGBH

    ... and prominence to a controversial cause of whether vaccines, specifically the preservative called Thimerosal, cause autism, for which there is no evidence within the scientific community. Kennedy's announcement immediately provoked alarm among ...

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  14. Trump Asks Critic of Vaccines to Lead Vaccine Safety PanelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Memeorandum

    Vaccine skeptic Robert Kennedy Jr. says Trump asked him to lead commission on 'vaccine safety' - President-elect Donald Trump asked Robert F. Kennedy Jr., a proponent of a widely discredited theory that vaccines cause autism, to chair a new commission on vaccine safety and scientific integrity, Kennedy said Tuesday.

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  15. Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Benefits of vaccines are a matter of factRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WICU12 Erie

    ... on that list. Studies, including a meta analysis of 1.2 million children in 2014, show no link between vaccines and autism. That is not a matter of opinion. It is a matter of fact. That you are 100 times more likely to be struck by lightning than to ...

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  16. Donald Trump and RFK Jr. Are Vaccine-Skeptical SoulmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Slate Magazine

    ... And yet both men also pretend they are not as bad as the "anti-vaxxers" who erroneously think vaccines cause autism. Kennedy and Trump have each made pointed statements about the fact that they vaccinated their own children. They seem to think this ...

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  17. Trump Asks RFK Jr. to Lead Vaccine Safety CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Bloomberg

    President-elect Donald Trump has asked Robert F. Kennedy Jr.to lead a committee on the safety of vaccines, selecting an environmentalist who has linked the shots to autism in defiance of broad scientific consensus. Bloomberg Politics' Alex Wayne reports on "What'd You Miss?" U.S. prosecutors charged three traders at the heart of a criminal investigation that has ensnared the world's biggest banks over the rigging of currency rates.

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  18. News 42 mins ago 3:26 p.m.Trump asks vaccine skeptic RFK Jr. to lead study on vaccine safetyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... "Healthy young child goes to doctor, gets pumped with massive shot of many vaccines, doesn't feel good and changes - AUTISM. Many such cases!" Healthy young child goes to doctor, gets pumped with massive shot of many vaccines, doesn't feel good and ...

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  19. Trump Asks Anti-Vax Nutter, RFK, Jr. To Chair A Commission On VaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | RedState

    ... Though the only study to ever even suggest a connection between the vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) and autism has been massively and certifiably discredited, the belief that there is a link lives on as a conspiracy theory. Kennedy ...

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  20. Science Of UsDonald Trump Reportedly Names a Vocal Anti-Vaxxer to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | New York Magazine

    Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is an outspoken vaccine skeptic , and on Tuesday, President-elect Donald Trump reportedly tapped him to head up "a commission on vaccination safety and scientific integrity." RFK Jr. spoke to reporters after meeting with Trump, says "he asked me to chair a commission on vaccination safety & scientific integrity" Trump has openly questioned the "link" between vaccines and autism before and during the presidential campaign - a belief that has been completely debunked and discredited .

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