CBP has seen an overall increase in the apprehension of unaccompanied immigrant children at the SW border, specifically in the Rio Grande Valley.
Seventeen states have decided to pursue a lawsuit over President Obama’s executive order that would ease the threat of deportation for millions of illegal immigrants.
“Immigrants deserve a system in which they will be welcomed to the United States safely and with dignity.”
“Our legislation is a common-sense solution that will take immediate steps to stem the tide of this growing crisis.”
Sen. Cornyn issued a statement in response to Pres. Obama’s statement in Dallas regarding border security and the “humanitarian crisis” on the Mexican border.
“The President has created an extremely dangerous incentive for children and their parents to cross into the United States, under these sorts of treacherous and horrific circumstances.”