Jason Aldean spoke out in opposition to California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate, which requires college students to get the jab so as to attend faculty within the state. 

On Sunday, the nation singer, who has been within the highlight these days for each his and his spouse’s essential opinions of the Biden administration, shared a picture of a headline highlighting the mandate in California and denounced it completely in a caption on Instagram.

“So let me get this straight! It is no longer our decisions as parents (or free Americans) to make decisions about our kids, Gavin Newsom makes those decisions for us now??” Aldean wrote. “You gotta be kidding me! People in California should be outraged and people everywhere else better start standing up and speaking out NOW. This is not how America and being free works.”

Per Newsom’s choice, California will now be the primary state within the U.S. to require a COVID-19 vaccination for college kids older than 12-years-old in the event that they wish to attend class. Essentially, the transfer provides the COVID-19 vaccine to the listing of required vaccinations that college youngsters are already topic to. The vaccine requirement could be enforced after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) offers the approval for various age teams to obtain the shot whereas nonetheless permitting for eligious and medical exemptions.


Jason Aldean called out Gov. Gavin Newsom over his vaccine mandate in schools.

Jason Aldean known as out Gov. Gavin Newsom over his vaccine mandate in faculties.
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New York City additionally just lately applied a vaccine mandate for lecturers within the Big Apple, prompting a bunch of lecturers to petition the U.S. Supreme Court to dam town’s mandate.

Aldean’s criticism of the order comes days after he publicly said that he won’t apologize for his political opinions after beforehand taking to the feedback of his spouse’s latest Instagram publish to defend her for dressing their small children up in anti-Biden merchandise.

“I will never apologize for my beliefs or my love for my family and country,” Aldean captioned a latest post.

“This is the greatest country in the world and I want to keep it that way,” the crooner added with the hashtag #unapologetic.

Jason Aldean and Brittany Aldean have been vocal critics of Democrats on social media.

Jason Aldean and Brittany Aldean have been vocal critics of Democrats on social media.
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Aldean included a photograph of himself acting on stage in entrance of an enormous display illuminated with the American flag. It was a shot from his Thursday evening efficiency in Phoenix, Ariz. efficiency as he continues his “Back in the Saddle Tour.” His particular company have been Hardy and Lainey Wilson.

Both he and his spouse, Brittany have made a degree to be extra politically outspoken in latest months. 

Brittany beforehand caught backlash across the time of the 2020 election when Trump was erroneously questioning the outcomes. At the time, she took to Instagram to sport a sweatshirt studying “… STILL MY PRESIDENT,” prompting criticism from these on the left who believed she was selling misinformation in regards to the outcomes. 

Jason Aldean called out Gov. Gavin Newsom on Instagram.

Jason Aldean known as out Gov. Gavin Newsom on Instagram.
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She adopted that up with a observe explaining that the backlash on her web page led many to privately message her their help for Trump. She elaborated on that additional in a social media Q&A by which she famous that her political social media presence will get plenty of public backlash, however she’s spurred on by the non-public messages of help she will get from folks too afraid to profess their right-leaning beliefs publicly. 

“I personally don’t give a d— if people don’t agree with me. I think it’s important now more than ever to stand for what you believe, even if it ‘goes against the grain.’ Do your research, and form your own opinion – speak out if you wish. But most importantly, don’t bully people who feel differently than you,” she shared on the time.