Immigration, Politics

Crisis: 400,000 Migrants to Flood the Border?

DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas asked department officials if they were prepared for a “worst-case” scenario in which 400,000 illegal immigrants rushed across the southern border in the month of October alone, according to reporting from NBC.

Such a massive inflow of migrants across the southern border would have smashed the records for the most illegal immigration in one month, which Biden’s administration broke in July with 210,000 migrants entering the United States.

Mayorkas was concerned with the pending termination of Title 42, a public health authority implemented by the Trump administration that allowed quick expulsion of illegals on account of the coronavirus. A liberal judge had ordered the Biden administration to cease use of Title 42 in September, with the ruling taking effect on Thursday. However, at the last minute, a federal appeals court upheld the legality of Title 42, keeping it in place. Read more…

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