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DHS Secretary Defends Handling Of Border Crisis Even Though Migrants Are Flooding Into US

DHS Secretary Defends Handling Of Border Crisis Even Though Migrants Are Flooding Into US

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Department of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas defended the Biden administration’s handling of the increased number of encounters and apprehensions at the southern border and reduced interior enforcement in a congressional hearing Wednesday. Republican members of the House Appropriations Committee criticized the Biden administration for releasing illegal migrants into the U.S. and cutting […]

Biden Admin Scrambling To Figure Out How Migrant Children Were Left On Buses Overnight Outside Federal Facility

Biden Admin Scrambling To Figure Out How Migrant Children Were Left On Buses Overnight Outside Federal Facility

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Biden administration officials are investigating reports of unaccompanied migrant minors spending nights on buses outside a federal holding facility in Dallas, Texas, NBC News reported Thursday. Migrant children are sleeping, eating and using the restroom on buses outside the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, sometimes for days, according to NBC News. “This is completely […]

Number Of Migrant Children Detained In HHS Facilities Nearly Doubled In April

Number Of Migrant Children Detained In HHS Facilities Nearly Doubled In April

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter The number of unaccompanied migrant minors detained at Department of Health and Human Services facilities increased 89.9% in one month, according to the agency. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) reported over 22,500 unaccompanied migrant minors were in custody on April 29 compared to nearly 11,900 children on March 29. Since more migrant […]

Kyrsten Sinema, Eight Other Senators Sign Letter To Speed Up Removal Of Certain Migrants

Kyrsten Sinema, Eight Other Senators Sign Letter To Speed Up Removal Of Certain Migrants

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is aiming to implement a program at the U.S.-Mexico border that would speed up the removal of migrants without valid asylum claims. The Arizona Democrat joined eight other senators in signing a letter Wednesday to acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan, The Arizona Republic reported. The letter detailed how the […]

Migrant Father Was Warned About Crossing Rio Grande Before Drowning With His Daughter

Migrant Father Was Warned About Crossing Rio Grande Before Drowning With His Daughter

Jason Hopkins | Immigration and Politics Reporter   The Salvadoran family that drowned in the Rio Grande was warned about the dangers of crossing the river before they drowned, a Central American migrant revealed. “I noticed they were really nervous, scared,” Xiomara Mejia, a Honduran migrant, said to the Associated Press about the Salvadoran family she met at […]

Thousands in Migrant Caravan Head to Open Texas Border Stretch with No Walls or Fences

Thousands in Migrant Caravan Head to Open Texas Border Stretch with No Walls or Fences

Ildefonso Ortiz and Brandon Darby Mexican authorities in two border states announced the arrival of nearly 2,000 Central American migrants who are part of a caravan headed for the border cities Piedras Negras and Nuevo Laredo. The area between those two municipalities does not feature any type of fencing or barriers like the ones a […]

Mexico Eases Migrant’s Passage | I Have to Ask the Question Why?

    By Sigrid Weidenweber This was the huge headline in the Wall Street Journal January 23, 2019. An article by Juan Montes confronts the reader with the news that Mexico under the leftist administration of President Lopez Obrador “is facilitating the entry of migrants in Mexico.” A new caravan of o Central American migrants are […]

San Diego Calls on State to Help Fund Migrant Shelters

San Diego Calls on State to Help Fund Migrant Shelters

. By Stephen Frank,  California Political News and Views San Diego County has decided to become a magnet for illegal aliens..  It doesn’t want to spend its own taxpayers money—they want folks in Chico and Eureka to finance making life easier for illegal aliens in this Sanctuary State. “In a bipartisan effort, San Diego County’s mostly […]

Judge Upends Trump Immigration Reforms, Orders Deportees Back

Judge Upends Trump Immigration Reforms, Orders Deportees Back

David Krayden | Ottawa Bureau Chief U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan ruled Wednesday in favor of a group of would-be refugees who sued the Trump administration after their deportation. It is a significant rebuke to President Donald Trump’s evolving immigration policy. As Fox News reports, Sullivan first said that the administration was breaching federal law by increasing […]

Father of Migrant Girl Who Died in Border Control Custody Says She Wasn’t Starving — But There’s More

Virginia Kruta, Associated Editor    The father of a 7-year-old migrant girl who died in U.S. Border Patrol custody has refuted claims that she hadn’t had food or water in the days prior to being taken into custody — but he also said that he has no complaints with the way both he and his daughter […]

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