Biden Admin Quietly Admits Worst Ever Illegal Crossing Numbers As Axios Declares Border “More Fortified Than Ever”
Presumably these two things can be correct at the same time:
1) The US southern border is “more fortified than it’s ever been” – Conservatives ‘open-border’ term is a myth, according to Axios…
2) CBP quietly revealed on Saturday that in September the highest ever number of encounters with illegal immigrants attempting to cross into the country was recorded, and that close to 2.5 MILLION have crossed the border this fiscal year.
🚨 BREAKING: 269,735 illegal immigrants were encountered at the southern border in September — the highest number EVER recorded in a single month. pic.twitter.com/TzwEu7aC9s
— RNC Research (@RNCResearch) October 21, 2023
If both these ‘facts’ are true, then the Biden administration has a major problem.
One (or more) of three things are possible:
— This Week (@ThisWeekABC) September 24, 2023
b) Axios is acting as a useful idiot in projecting a ‘strong border’ (physically) that we now know is the most porous in terms of doing its jobs ever;
.@RussContreras how do you write this ridiculous article without even speaking to anyone from Border Patrol, CBP, or DHS? Your only quote is from the Cato Institute, & you don’t even acknowledge Congressional testimony from Border Patrol leadership that the border