Pentagon Complied with COVID-19 Waiver Rules According to Watchdog But Services Moved Slowly

Navy Corpsmen prepare Influenza vaccines and COVID-19 booster shots on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

A Pentagon watchdog review of the military’s COVID-19 vaccine exemption process found that each of the branches largely complied with policies and, in some cases, even went beyond what was required to consider service members’ requests for religious accommodation. While rejecting a number of accusations that the services hadn’t properly reviewed waiver requests, the Pentagon’s […]