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Arizona Joins with Two Other States to Sue Biden Admin to Block Ending Title 42 Border Restrictions
the Western Journal

The attorneys general of Arizona, Louisiana and Missouri announced Monday they are suing the Biden administration over its decision to end the Title 42 public health order relating to the COVID-19 pandemic and migrant entry into the U.S. . . .

Ending Title 42: Biden’s Border Policies Are ‘Unmitigated Disaster,’ Says Texas Governor
Breitbart

Texas Governor Greg Abbott quickly called President Joe Biden’s decision to end the Title 42 coronavirus protection protocol “reckless.” Abbott added that the president’s “open-border policies are an unmitigated disaster for national security.” . . .

Biden’s Deputies: 500,000 Migrants Per Month Expected at Border
Breitbart

Border chief Alejandro Mayorkas and his progressive deputies are warning Americans to expect a huge inflow of economic migrants if the Title 42 border barrier is dropped. . . .

What did Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson say about Immigration in her Confirmation Hearing?
FAIR

Despite being on the forefront of many American’s minds in 2022, immigration was sparingly discussed during Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearing this week. Three immigration-related questions were asked, however, that could shed light on how Judge Jackson would influence immigration policy as a Supreme Court justice. . . .

Federal Court Rules Against Biden Enforcement Restrictions
FAIR

This week, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio blocked the Biden administration’s immigration enforcement policy guidance that restrains U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) from enforcing immigration law in nearly all circumstances. . . .

Border Security and Enforcement is Out, Processing and Facilitating Mass Illegal Immigration is In, Charges FAIR
FAIR

(March 28, 2022, Washington, D.C.) — The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to the Biden administration’s FY 2023 budget request containing a Department of Homeland Security component that is not only inadequate, but inappropriate:

“After more than a year of unprecedented chaos at our borders and another crisis on the horizon, the White House’s FY 2023 budget request reaffirms that open borders and unchecked illegal immigration is the policy of the Biden administration. . . .

Border Security and Enforcement is Out, Processing and Facilitating Mass Illegal Immigration is In, Charges FAIR
FAIR

(March 28, 2022, Washington, D.C.) — The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to the Biden administration’s FY 2023 budget request containing a Department of Homeland Security component that is not only inadequate, but inappropriate:

“After more than a year of unprecedented chaos at our borders and another crisis on the horizon, the White House’s FY 2023 budget request reaffirms that open borders and unchecked illegal immigration is the policy of the Biden administration. . . .

WATCH: Texas Trooper, National Guard Arrest Smugglers After Children Left in Moving Truck
Breitbart

A Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper and National Guard soldiers apprehended a pair of human smugglers near the border in Laredo, Texas. Video released by the State shows a pursuit ending as the smugglers bail out of the moving truck and leave migrants, including children, to fend for themselves. . . .

Border Patrol Officers Confiscate $587K Worth of Cocaine in 3 Texas Incidents
In Arizona, 2 Men Sentenced for Trafficking in Drugs Worth Over $1.3 Million
Epoch Times

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized cocainevalued at an estimated $587,000 while conducting three separate enforcement actions at the . . .

Biden Administration Issues Rule to Rubber-Stamp Frivolous Asylum Claims
FAIR

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to the issuance of a joint interim final rule explicitly designed to speed up the processing of frivolous asylum seekers at our southern border: . . .

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