Upton Calls for Travel Ban During Congressional Hearing

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Fri October 17, 2014

Upton Calls for Travel Ban During Congressional Hearing

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But Director of Centers for Disease Control says travel ban may not be effective
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
At a hearing on the United States' response to the Ebola virus, U.S. Rep. Fred Upton was one of several legislators who advocated for closing travel from West African countries affected by the virus - despite testimony from witnesses that a travel ban would only make the situation worse.