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Release of Illegal Aliens into U.S. Drops 65 Percent Since Trump-Mexico Deal

President Trump’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released about 3,000 border crossers and illegal aliens into the interior of the United States over the past week, slowing the process known as “catch and release” from the program’s massive levels in the last six months. 

MCALLEN, TX - JANUARY 04: Immigrant families walk to a Catholic Charities sponsored "immigrant respite center" before taking a bus from the border into the interior of the United States on January 4, 2017 in McAllen, Texas. They had been detained, processed and released by the U.S. Border Patrol pending …

Democrats Block Emergency Funding for Border Crisis

Democratic Senator Pat Leahy bluntly told GOP Senators that Democrats are blocking $4.5 billion needed to manage the Central American migration emergency until Republicans submit to their pro-migration demands. 

Border Patrol agents processing unaccompanied minors. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Hector Silva)

Donald Trump’s Mexico Deal: Democrats Sad, Media Mope

Most Democrats and pro-migration advocates stayed silent after President Donald Trump announced he had gotten the reluctant Mexican government to agree to keep all migrants in Mexico until their U.S. court hearings.

UNITED STATES - JUNE 5: Sen. Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., talks with reporters after the Senate Policy luncheons in the Capitol on June 5, 2018. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Border Agency Buying 2.2 Million Diapers to Help Migrants

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency is buying 2.2 million diapers to help deliver many economic migrants and their children into Americans’ worksites, schools, and neighborhoods, according to an online contract request.

Honduran migrants heading to the United States with a second caravan travel aboard a pick-up van in Escuintla department, 50 km south of Guatemala City, on January 17, 2019. - JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Smugglers Send First Caravan of African Migrants to U.S.

The first caravan of African migrants arrived at the U.S. border on May 31, spotlighting the risk that millions of Asians and Africans will follow the Central Americans’ catch-and-release pathway into the U.S. labor market.


DHS Releases 5K Illegal Aliens into U.S. Over Memorial Day Weekend

President Trump’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released about 5,000 border crossers and illegal aliens over Memorial Day weekend into the United States, the latest federal data reveals. From May 22 to May 27, DHS released 5,000 border crossers and

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