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Mar 22 2021
Biden vows to ease border surge as Republicans sense a political opening
Joe Biden is pledging to take new steps to ease a surge of child migrants at the southern border as his White House parries Republican attacks over a wrenching humanitarian challenge that threatens to tarnish his fast start as president.
After weeks of refusing to call the crossings that have overwhelmed border posts a "crisis," the administration is making an aggressive attempt toCNN (Online News)
Mar 14 2021
Pelosi blames Donald Trump for ‘humanitarian challenge’ at border, inheritance of ‘broken system’
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pointed fingers at former President Donald Trump, insinuating that he’s to blame for the crisis at the border during an appearance on ABC News’ "This Week" Sunday.
"This is a humanitarian challenge to all of us," she said. "What the administration has inherited is a broken system at the border and they are working to correct that."
Biden's latestFox News (Online News)
Mar 17 2021
Southwest border crossings on pace for highest levels in 20 years, Biden admin says
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Tuesday the U.S. is expected to reach the highest number of people apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border in two decades.
“We are on pace to encounter more individuals on the southwest border than we have in the last 20 years. We are expelling most single adults and families. We are not expelling unaccompanied children," Mayorkas saidNBC News (Online)
Sep 21 2021
Spin and lies won’t hide the extent of Biden’s border fiasco
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas is indisputably good at one part of his job: always referring to the migrant surge at the border as a “challenge,” never a “crisis.”
He visited Del Rio, Texas, recently and refused to use the offending word about more than 10,000 Haitian migrants huddled under a bridge, living among trash with insufficient food and water in swelteringRich Lowry
Mar 20 2021
First photo inside El Paso migrant center obtained by Fox News, as southern border situation intensifies
Fox News has obtained the first photo taken from inside the El Paso Service Processing Center in Texas, dated March 8, from Customs and Border Patrol (CBP).
The photo, which shows a mother and two children, whom authorities transported from the Rio Grande Valley sector to El Paso, comes after Biden Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas visited the El Paso facility on FridayFox News (Online News)
Jan 28 2021
Four Confirmed for Biden's Cabinet as Senate Moves to Confirm Others by Week's End
One week into the new administration, President Biden has four confirmed cabinet members and the Senate could take action on others by the end of this week.
With Democrats now holding the majority in the Senate, they hope to quickly confirm the rest of President Biden's cabinet picks while juggling other top priorities.
"The Senate will deal with three things simultaneously,CBN
Jun 25 2021
Kamala Harris To Visit U.S.-Mexico Border Amid Republican Backlash
Fending off unabated criticism from Republicans about her failure to visit the U.S.-Mexico border since being tapped as immigration czar, Vice President Kamala Harris reportedly plans to visit a stretch of the boundary this week.
Harris will arrive in El Paso, Texas, on Friday alongside Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, her office confirmed. No other information about theHuffPost
Feb 12 2021
Biden to allow into US thousands of asylum-seekers who were forced to remain in Mexico
The Biden administration will begin allowing Central American asylum-seekers who had been forced to remain in Mexico into the United States to have their claims heard.
The Department of Homeland Security announced Friday that starting Feb. 19, the thousands of migrants who had been forced to wait in Mexico for months under the Trump administration's Migrant Protection Protocols will beWashington Examiner
Apr 15 2021
Even Congress Doesn’t Know Where Illegal Immigrants Are Being Shipped Throughout The U.S.
Illegal immigrants flooding across the border are being dispersed throughout the U.S., often by government officials — but even Congress doesn’t know where they’re ending up, according to a Thursday letter from Republican lawmakers.
A letter sent to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra, andThe Daily Wire
Jun 02 2021
Trump Slams Biden For Dismantling 'Remain in Mexico' Policy
Former President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued a statement blasting President Joe Biden for dismantling the Remain in Mexico border policy, and calling his successor “the first American President who doesn’t want America to be a nation at all.”
Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas announced the ending of the Remain in Mexico policy in a memo Tuesday night, saying it did not help withNewsmax (News)