TRUMP VETTING REVIEW COULD LEAD TO 'BACKDOOR' TRAVEL BAN

BETSY COOPER, A FORMER ATTORNEY ADVISER IN THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY UNDER PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA, SAID IT'S CRITICAL TO CONDUCT OCCASIONAL REVIEWS OF VETTING PROCEDURES.

TRUMP VETTING REVIEW COULD LEAD TO 'BACKDOOR' TRAVEL BAN

James Norton, a Homeland Security official under President George W. Bush, expressed similar concern.
Betsy Cooper, a former attorney adviser in the Department of Homeland Security under President Barack Obama, said it's critical to conduct occasional reviews of vetting procedures.
But she worried this one could lead to a "backdoor travel ban" that could reignite the heated debate over Trump's efforts to limit immigration in the name of national security.

The Trump administration has started a global review of vetting procedures used to screen foreign travelers that critics believe could result in a "backdoor travel ban," restricting entry to people from more countries. The...

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