Friday on FNC’s “Fox & Friends,” Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) introduced his bill to ban vaccine passports.
Known as the “No Vaccine Passports Act,” the legislation would “prohibit” the government and employers from mandating vaccines, Cruz said. He argued that getting the vaccine should be someone’s personal decision.
“Listen, I think vaccines are terrific. I’ve had the vaccine myself. I think it’s given us a lot of freedom, but I think there’s a real potential for government overreach, and I don’t believe anyone should be forced to take the vaccine,” Cruz advised. “It should be your personal choice. You should make the choice based on your health, based on the decisions you want.”
He continued, “[I]’ve introduced this week legislation that would, number one, prohibit any federal vaccine passport, prohibit the Biden administration from doing anything to mandate vaccines, but it also prohibits discrimination in employment. We’re