Biden to visit southern border amid massive migrant surge, heightened political pressure
President Biden on Sunday will visit the embattled southern border for the first time in his presidency, a visit that comes amid growing political pressure in Washington on the issue and while migrant numbers remain at historic highs.
Biden will visit El Paso, Texas, which has been the epicenter of a recent spike in migrant encounters. The White House says he will meet with elected local officials and community leaders while also assessing border operations.
"I know that migration is putting a real strain on the border and on border communities,"...