Washington – U.S Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s Executive Order regarding foreign entry into the United States:

“The safety of the American people is the top priority of the federal government.  I appreciate the Administration’s use of more precise language regarding which individuals are covered by the travel pauses. I am hopeful that this additional clarity will help ensure that the United States government honors its most important obligation: to protect the American people.”