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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 . . .

Smugglers Openly Advertise Illegal Border Crossings on Facebook
Epoch Times

Human smugglers along the southern border are openly advertising their services on Facebook and the social media company has fallen short on removing such content. . .

In 9-0 Supreme Court Decision – SCOTUS Rules Against 9th Circuit, Blocks Asylum To Denied Border Crossers
Patriot Journal

The court has made critical rulings that have upheld Americans’ rights, while checking the left’s out-of-control agenda.

We recently discussed their ruling denying a man’s demands to reenter the country. Now, the entire court once again denied Democrats their immigration wishes. . .

Deadly Border Situation Spills Over Into Major Shopping Lot

A deadly situation near the border spilled over into a Walmart parking lot in Nogales, Arizona on the afternoon of May 24, as a pursuit along I-19 near a Border Patrol checkpoint turned into a shootout. .  .

Biden Administration Expands the Grounds for TPS

The Homeland Security Department (DHS) announced another gift to illegal aliens and the network of open borders activists they represent on May 22, i.e. 18 months of temporary protected status (TPS) for deportable Haitians. Experience with past decrees of TPS indicates that the 18-month protection will be extended unendingly by the Biden administration. . . .

Border Patrol Council President Turns On Biden – Judd Claims Joe’s Policies Are Worse Than Past Presidents
Patriot Journal

It’s no secret that the southern border is out of control. Hundreds of thousands of migrants have flooded the country since the beginning of the year.

Instead of sending them back home, the government is struggling to house them. Most of the time, they put up these people on your dime (when they’re not just released into the country). . .

Victory! Supreme Court Limits Deportation Challenges

WASHINGTON—Today the Supreme Court, in a unanimous ruling, refused to allow criminal aliens to stay in the United States following their unlawful reentry after their prior deportation for criminal conduct, reversing a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision that had allowed such aliens to stay if the crime they were originally deported for was no longer, according to intervening court decisions, an “aggravated felony.”.  .

House Republicans Demand Answers on Border Crisis
Washington Free Beacon

Congressional Republicans are pushing the Biden administration for answers on the border crisis as illegal crossings surge under President Joe Biden's leadership. . .

FAIR: The Biden Border Crisis is Restricting Resources for U.S. Citizens and Legal Immigrants

The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) submitted a public comment to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recommending policy changes to deter illegal immigration and fraud in the legal immigration system, which unsustainably strains and diverts agency resources away from lawful immigration programs and legitimate immigrant and nonimmigrant applicants. . .

Border Patrol Makes Massive Arrest After Smuggling Boat Capsizes Trying to Get Into America
Republican Daily

The border crisis continues to get worse by the day.

U.S.Border Patrol officials say one person died and 10 others were pulled from the ocean during a rescue operation involving a suspected smuggling boat in La Jolla, California. . .