Veronica Escobar

REPORT: Biden Admin Flying 270 Migrants from South Texas to El Paso

The Biden Administration is flying migrants from packed Border Patrol facilities in the Rio Grande Valley Sector to El Paso, according to U.S. Representative Veronica Escobar (D-TX). Two flights carrying 270 migrants in total are expected to make the journey on Monday, a local charity group said.

A member of the International Organization for Migration gives instructions to a migrant family before crossing the border into El Paso, Texas at the Leona Vicario shelter in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Friday, Feb. 26, 2021. After waiting months and sometimes years in Mexico, people seeking asylum in the United States …

Dem Rep. Escobar: We Have a ‘Hate Epidemic in This Country’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” Rep. Veronica Escobar (D-TX) commented on the El Paso mass shooting. Escobar said, “We’ve been one of the safest communities in the nation for decades. We are a warm, loving, compassionate, bi-national community, we love

Rep. Veronica Escobar, D-Texas, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, about the introduction of H.R. 1 - For the People Act. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Dem Rep.-elect Escobar: El Paso Is the ‘New Ellis Island’

Rep.-elect Veronica Escobar (D-TX) on Monday’s “Morning Joe” on MSNBC discussed immigration, declaring El Paso, TX, as “the new Ellis Island.” “El Paso, Texas, is very unique and very special,” Escobar shared. “We are right on the U.S./Mexico border, so my