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Texas Wall Project Gets A Startup Boost – Governor Abbott Reports Donations Are Rolling In To The Tune Of $400K
Faith and Liberty News

Southern state leaders and lawmakers have been frustrated with the Biden administration’s apparent refusal to deal with the border crisis. And the situation seems to be getting worse. . . .

Arizona, Texas Governors Beg for Border Help - Florida Answers Call
RAIR Foundation

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is the first to answer a call for help by Arizona and Texas to stop rampant, unchecked illegal immigration over the southern border. . . .

Cohort of Lawmakers Demand Harris Be Fired from Role in Border Crisis, Point to Her 'Unacceptable' Results
the Western Journal

A letter signed by 56 House Republicans says it is time for President Joe Biden to give the job of solving the border crisis to someone other than Vice President Kamala Harris. . . .

Border Officials Have Found More Than 200 Dead Migrants Since October and Rescued Thousands
the Epoch Times
Border officials recorded over 200 migrant deaths and about 7,000 rescues for migrants who attempted to illegally enter the U.S. since October 2020, a Customs and Border Protection . . .


Texas Prison Forced to Empty Ahead of Surge of Illegal Immigrant Arrests
the Epoch Times

Texas officials will start transferring inmates from a South Texas prison to make room for illegal immigrants who were arrested by state law enforcement officials . . .

Tennessee Child Services Investigating Report of Abuse at DHS Facility Housing Unaccompanied Minors
the Epoch times

Federal and Tennesseeauthorities are investigating a report of child abuse at a facility in Chattanooga used to house unaccompanied minors who were picked up . . .

Ron DeSantis Will Send Special Weapon to TX and AZ to Help Fight Biden's Border Crisis
the Western Journal

GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida announced Wednesday his state would be the first to respond to requests by the governors of Texas and Arizona for help in addressing the migrant crisis at the U.S. southern border with Mexico. . . .

Biden Administration Expands Central American Minors Program To Bring More Alien Children Across The Border

The Biden administration on Tuesday announced it is expanding eligibility to a recently restarted program that seeks to legally bring children from some South American Nations into the United States. . . .

Guatemalan President Blasts Biden On Migration—But He’s Still Not On Our Side

Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei recently blasted President Biden over his fatally weak messaging about border security . . .