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Fears of measles crossing southern border into U.S. are unfounded
Fears of measles crossing southern border into U.S. are unfounded

Conservative radio commentator Rush Limbaugh and others have blamed the current measles outbreak on children illegally crossing the southern border of the U.S. "Children sick, healthy, you name it — poor, ill-educated, just tens of thousands of kids flooded the southern border all of last year," he said. "They were never examined before they got here. They were never examined after they got here and quarantined if they had a disease. They were just sent out across the country. Many of them had measles." While there are many serious diseases that have moved north to the United States from Mexico and Central America, measles is not one of them. Measles...

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