White House Admits U.S. Border Crisis--to Oppose Ebola Travel Ban

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 21, 2014 10:13 AM

One of the best arguments against a travel ban against the African countries where Ebola has broken out is that it would be ineffective, given the porous U.S. borders. Someone determined to travel to the U.S. would find a way. Surprisingly, that is the argument trotted out by White House deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes to explain why there is no travel ban. Previously, the White House has touted its efforts toward border security.