All Issues and News

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Illegal Border Crossings in May Reach Highest Single-Month Total in Two Decades
the Western Journal

How’s addressing those root causes going, Mr. President?

Apparently not well. For the third month in a row, Customs and Border Protection announced it had apprehended more illegal immigrants than at any time in the last 20 years. In May, it was 180,034. . . .

Abbott Says Texas Will Immediately Begin Building Its Own Border Barriers
the Western Journal

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is directing his state to immediately begin building border barriers in areas where migrants have been pouring over the U.S.-Mexico border. . . .

Kamala Harris And The Border

“I haven’t been to Europe,” Vice President Kamala Harris actually argued Tuesday in her latest attempt to justify not visiting the US-Mexico border. Well, it makes as much sense as the rest of the Biden-Harris approach to this crisis. . . .

Biden Gang Will Rely on Foreigners to Decide Which Individuals and Groups Are Granted Asylum in the US.
Gateway Pundit
You can’t make this stuff up.  The Biden/Obama gang is going to rely on foreigners to decide which individuals and groups are granted asylum in the US. . . .
00:08 00:20 Dem Lawmakers Push to Allow Illegal Immigrants Released from Custody Due to COVID to Remain Free
the Western Journal

House Democrats sent a letter to the Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement calling for the agencies not to redetain immigrants who were released from government detention during the COVID-19 pandemic. . . 

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Attacks Kamala Harris for Telling Central Americans 'Do Not Come' to US
the Western Journal

New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed Vice President Kamala Harris’ words telling Guatemalans not to come to the U.S. border. . . .

SCOTUS Unanimously Rules Against Illegal Aliens Seeking to Permanently Stay in U.S.

The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) on Monday held that illegal aliens who were subsequently given Temporary Protected Status (TPS) are not eligible for green cards to permanently remain in the U.S. . . .

People from Across the Globe are Catching Flights to Cross the Border

The Biden border crisis rages on with no end in sight. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) recorded 178,622 encounters with illegal aliens in April, up from 78,443 in January when President Biden took office. . . .

President Joseph R. Biden's Immigration Disaster
Trump Right—Biden’s Immigration Moves Show He Doesn’t Want America To Be A Nation At All

The Biden administration has just ended President Trump’s Migrant Protection Protocols, including the “Remain in Mexico”policy that kept questionable asylum seekers out of our country. Homeland Security chief Alejandro Mayorkas said it was no longer needed and interferes with the administration’s objectives . . .