Analysis: Why is Canadian border still closed

Published: Sep. 23, 2021 at 5:48 PM EDT
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BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - When will the Biden administration reopen the U.S border to Canadian travelers?

It’s a question lawmakers and policy experts have been trying to parse ever since Canada dropped its border restrictions for Americans early last month. Adding to the aggravation is a policy loophole that allows Canadians to fly into the U.S. regardless of vaccination status.

Darren Perron spoke with Christopher Kirkey, the director of the Center for the Study of Canada and Institute on Québec at SUNY Plattsburgh, on what may be behind the holdup.

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