GOP senators sound alarm over terrorist suspects at southern border

Posted on AllSides August 3rd, 2022
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Republican senators said Wednesday it’s a “near certainty” that terrorism suspects have snuck into the U.S. over the porous southern border on President Biden’s watch, and they challenged the administration’s claims the boundary is secure.

The senators pointed to data showing the Border Patrol has nabbed 56 people whose names were flagged in the terrorism database since Oct. 1 — a record. They said if that many are being caught, more are getting through.

“Given the unprecedented number of ‘got-aways’ – 500,000 that we know about since last October –...

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