The crisis taking place along the southern border continues to rage. This weekend, CBS News reported that “shelters overseen by the U.S. government received more than 7,000 migrant children in February due to a marked increase in the number of unaccompanied minors entering U.S. border custody.”
- CBS News: “U.S. shelters received more than 7,000 migrant children in February, posing early border test for Biden”
Even in the wake of these numbers and reports from government agencies that it’s going to get worse, the Biden Administration still refuses to acknowledge that this is a crisis. This is despite the fact that this surge in unaccompanied minors coming to the border is in response to the President’s open borders policies, which include his executive orders weakening border security and his proposal to provide amnesty for individuals in the country illegally.
On Friday, Leader McCarthy sent a letter to President Biden expressing concern with the manner in which his Administration is handling the crisis at our southern border, and requesting a meeting to discuss how it can be solved:
For more on this crisis and how the Biden Administration’s misguided policies have exacerbated it, see the below document compiled by Republicans on the Homeland Security Committee: