Biden Looks To Undo Another Trump Travel Directive

President-elect Joe Biden’s team indicated that he won’t keep President Trump’s directive rescinding many of the travel restrictions originally imposed to combat the spread of COVID-19.

Jen Psaki, who has been tapped to serve as press secretary in the Biden administration, criticized Trump’s decision shortly after the White House released a statement about lifting the restrictions.

“With the pandemic worsening, and more contagious variants emerging around the world, this is not the time to be lifting restrictions on international travel,” she wrote.

In an official proclamation released by the White House on Monday, Trump declared that passengers U.S.-bound from the Schengen area, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, and Brazil would no longer be subjected to travel restrictions effective Jan. 26.

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