Pocan on lifting pandemic immigration policy
By Frederica Freyberg | Here & Now
April 22, 2022 • South Central Region
U.S. Rep Mark Pocan, D-Madison, discusses his support for ending Title 42, a policy that curtailed immigration during the COVID-19 pandemic. Title 42 allows the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to severely limit immigration, even for those seeking asylum, to prevent the spread of disease. Put in place by former President Donald Trump, it is now set to end under President Joe Biden.