Published in Vaccine Weekly, August 14th, 1995
A General Accounting Office (GAO) report issued in June of 1995 was critical of the Medicaid run VFC. The report agreed with Representative Dale Bumpers (D, Arkansas) who argues that more emphasis is needed to identify high-risk children. Bumpers has been a vocal opponent of the VFC, although he favors federally funded immunization.
According to the Lancet, the VFC, which provides free vaccine...
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