President Joe Biden is expanding legal pathways for immigrants from attempting to reach the U.S. from Cuba, Haiti, and Nicaragua, while ramping up enforcement measures along the southern border.
The strategy imposes stricter consequences on migrants attempting to reach the U.S. illegally.
“Do not just show up at the border,” Biden said to migrants from Cuba, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Venezuela in remarks at the White House Thursday announcing the new strategy.
The plan comes ahead of Biden’s visit to the Mexican border on Sunday for the first time in his presidency. It follows a surge in illegal apprehensions since the Democrat took office. Read more…