Flashback: Rep. Nadler Slams Trump’s ‘Irrational’ Restrictions on Travel from China to Stop Coronavirus

‘It’s irrational and doesn’t help public health’

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LESKO: "Chairman Nadler, you stated just before that the President appropriately used 212(f) authority for the Coronavirus response, but did not —" 
NADLER: "I didn’t say that."
LESKO: "Oh, you didn’t say that?" 
NADLER: "No, I said he’s used it many times appropriately."
LESKO: "Do you think then that it is appropriate under 212(f) for the COVID-19 response?"
NADLER: "Let me -- no, I don’t because it’s -- it's irrational and doesn’t help the public health."

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