Published On: Tue, Jul 27th, 2021

Biden Admin Releases New ‘Blueprint’ for Immigration Overhaul at US–Mexico Border

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As the Biden administration struggles to process the surging influx of illegal immigrants, the White House on Tuesday revealed a plan to overhaul immigration at the U.S.–Mexico border. This new plan comes a day after the Biden administration received criticism from immigration advocates for a statement in which the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said they will speed up deportations of certain family units who try to enter the United States illegally between ports of entry. Over the weekend, Brian Hastings, the Border Patrol chief in the Rio Grande Valley, tweeted about “skyrocketing” apprehensions of illegal migrants, saying “#USBP Apprehensions surpassed the 1-million milestone in June. NOW—this week alone—#RGV has apprehended more than 20K illegally present migrants.” Tuesday’s notice from the White House highlights a five-pronged, 21-point plan to address this crisis at the border. The blueprint begins by blaming, in large part, the current immigration crisis on former President Donald Trump’s … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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