Dad's Heartfelt Plea to Congress After 2-Year-Old With Leukemia Exposed to Measles

February 10, 2015 7:25 PM

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Dad's Heartfelt Plea to Congress After 2-Year-Old With Leukemia Exposed to Measles

Dr. Timothy Jacks is an Arizona pediatrician on the front lines of the measles outbreak that's sweeping the United States, but when he spoke to Congress today, it was personal.

He got a call from the hospital where his 2-year-old daughter Maggie just finished a round of chemotherapy telling him that Maggie and her 10-month-old brother Eli were exposed to measles, he told the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, which convened today to discuss the re-e...

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