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Last week, tennis star Novak Djokovic was barred from entering the United States to take part in the US Open as a result of his vaccination status. Meanwhile, thousands of migrants, many of whom are also unvaccinated, continue to stream in via the southern border.
On Monday, Fox News’ White House correspondent Peter Doocy grilled Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre over the apparent double standard, asking why one is okay and the other is not.
“How come migrants are allowed to come into this country unvaccinated, but world class tennis players are not?” Doocy asked, referring to Djokovic.
Jean-Pierre deflected the question, noting that visa records and medical information of individual travellers are confidential, and as a result the government cannot discuss specific cases.
She pointed Doocy to the Centers for Disease Control, who had put in place the requirement that foreign nationals must be vaccinated to enter the US.
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