When President Donald Trump credited his travel bans last year in the battle against the Coronavirus pandemic, the mainstream press and then-candidate Joe Biden accused Trump of “xenophobia.”
We are in the midst of a crisis with the coronavirus. We need to lead the way with science — not Donald Trump’s record of hysteria, xenophobia, and fear-mongering. He is the worst possible person to lead our country through a global health emergency.
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) February 1, 2020
Now, however, it appears that President Biden is all-in on travel restrictions.
House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s office was the first to note Biden’s change of heart after it was reported Monday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is imposing a new restriction on travelers from South Africa.
“Has President Biden changed his mind on the efficacy of coronavirus entry…