Issa: Ebola quarantines stem from lack of trust in federal government

by Kristina Wong - The Hill  |  published on October 27, 2014

House Government Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) said Sunday that a lack of trust in the federal government is forcing governors to mandate quarantines for those returning from West Africans nations battling Ebola.

“Governors of both parties are reacting to an absence of leadership,” he said on CNN’s “State of the Union.”
So far, New York, New Jersey and Illinois have imposed mandatory quarantines on those traveling back from West African nations.

Issa said if it is true that people who have become infected with Ebola are not contagious until they are showing symptoms, “immediate isolation of people for 21 days is not the answer.

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