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Establishment GOP Downplays Immigration in 2022 Campaign
Breibarthttps://www.breitbart.com/immigration/2021/07/27/gop-donors-sideline-immigration-2022-issue/

Polls show many likely swing voters oppose President Joe Biden’s loose border policies, but they also show some establishment GOP activists are trying to shift the 2022 focus away from immigration. . . .

Biden Spent $2B to Not Build Border Wall, Say GOP Senators
Breitbart

A group of Republican senators reported the Biden Administration spent more than $2 billion to not build the U.S.-Mexico border wall sections contracted under the previous administration. The cost continues to rise by $3 million a day as contractors put projects on hold. . . .

Gov. Abbott: Texas Is 'Not Playing Games Anymore,' Introduces New Plan for Those Illegally Crossing the Border
The Western Journal

Anyone planning to cross the border illegally into Texas could soon have second thoughts — and plenty of time behind bars to think them over, Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Sunday. . . .

Gulf Cartel Factions Announce Truce in Mexican Border State
Breitbart

Banners left in several cities throughout the border state of Tamaulipas announced a truce between warring factions of the Gulf Cartel. The criminal organization claims it is restoring peace to the region. . . .

El Paso Border Sector to ‘Meet or Exceed’ Apprehension Numbers from 2019 ‘Migrant Crisis,’ Says CBP
Breitbart

Border Patrol officials in the El Paso Sector report the apprehension of migrants is on pace to meet or exceed the number of apprehensions during the “Migrant Crisis” of FY2019. The announcement comes amid a surge of migrant apprehensions currently up 288 percent over the same period last year. . . .

POLITICS Illegal Immigrants Fly American, Courtesy of Biden Border Policy
Republican Daily

About 14 separate families or groups of illegal immigrants boarded a flight Thursday at McAllen International Airport in Texas, the man in charge of border security during the Trump administration told The Daily Signal. . . .

Illegal Alien Protected by Sanctuary State Oregon Convicted of Sexually Abusing Children

An illegal alien, protected by the sanctuary state of Oregon, has been convicted of first-degree child sexual abuse this week after living in the United States for at least a decade. . . .

Ohio’s Bernie Moreno: Border Crisis Has Become a ‘Full-Blown Invasion’
Breitart

Moreno said the word “crisis” insufficiently captures the depth of harm to America from illegal immigration across the U.S.-Mexico border. . . .

NATIONAL DATA: Yes, The Border Influx Is Disastrous, But June Jobs Data Shows American Worker Displacement, Immigrant Workforce Population On Rise Too
VDARE

In a telling bit of guilty news management, the Biden Regime held back June's disastrous Border Patrol data for an unprecedented two weeks and finally released it only late Friday afternoon, June 16, when U.S. a.k.a New York City media executives are headed to the Hamptons. . . .

MTG: Detention Facilities for Illegal Immigrants Are Better than the Capitol Hill Defendants
Republican Daily

Georgia freshman Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene did not mince her words this week when discussing the hypocrisy of the Biden administration. . . .

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