GOP lawmaker: ‘Get the vaccination done’

Rep. Tim MurphyTim MurphyJordan weathering political storm, but headwinds remain Saccone loses GOP primary comeback bid in Pa. Nearly half of voters hope for Dems to win majority in 2018: poll MORE (R-Pa.), the chairman of a House oversight subcommittee, on Tuesday joined a chorus of GOP lawmakers urging parents to vaccinate their children to help prevent the spread of measles.

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"I say, get the vaccination done, the risks are too high,” he said.

The debate over whether to inoculate children sparked following a measles outbreak in December linked to Disneyland in California. Watch The Hill's interview with Congressman Murphy for more.