The Republicans were referring to an NPR report claiming that career DHS officials had warned the transition team of then-candidate Joe Biden last fall that revoking then-President Donald Trump's immigration policies would lead to a surge at the border.
Homan spoke on Tuesday in Texas after visiting a migrant processing center with members of Congress. Thousands of migrant children have crossed the border since Biden was elected. Facilities near the border are still overcrowded.
"So I fully expect our border patrol agents to encounter over a million people this year".
Data reviewed by CNN shows that up to 1.1 million single adults are expected through September, along with up to around 828,000 families and more than 200,000 unaccompanied children. As a result, holding facilities are packed, and the administration is scrambling to find more temporary housing options.
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It was a similar method she used on several other victims of Epstein, according to court documents. Before she met Epstein, the woman worked as a real estate broker in Southern Florida.
"Donna is a big tent city that they built to handle this massive crisis, this massive surge of illegal immigration", Cruz stated.
Customs and Border Protection released a video allegedly showing two young sisters from Ecuador being dropped from the top of the border wall Tuesday evening near Santa Teresa.
More than 2,000 unaccompanied migrant children have been held there for longer than a legal limit of 72 hours, Border Patrol official Oscar Escamilla said. Some children have been held for more than two weeks.
"As the Biden border crisis continues to worsen by the day, President Biden and his Administration refuse to accept responsibility for the growing humanitarian and security crisis", Reps.
According to estimates, around 100,000 illegal migrants attempted to cross the border into the United States from Mexico in February, compared to just 36,000 in the same month past year.