unaccompanied alien children

Biden Admin Nears 250K Unaccompanied Migrant Child Apprehensions

The number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) crossing the border illegally since February 2021 stands at 243,850. In Fiscal Year 2020 under the previous administration, 34,126 UACs were encountered. The surge has resulted taxpayer costs exceeding $6 billion in 2021 alone.

A Mexican woman holds a doll next to children at the Paso Del Norte Port of Entry, in the