Governor Abbott Brags of Having Transported 11,500 Illegal Immigrants From Texas to Sanctuary Cities
Drawing criticism for treating immigrants as "pawns" On September 26, Governor of Texas Greg Abbott shared details of the total number of illegal immigrants that have been relocated to so-called sanctuary cities around the United States under 'Operation Lone Star'.
Analysis: The legal ramifications of GOP Governors who "forcefully" transport migrants wherever they see fit
There have been numerous debates all over the internet pertaining to the legalities of immigrant transportation by Republican leaders, and unless this is voluntary, the law is against it. Let's unpack...
DeSantis jets 48 migrants to Martha's Vineyard using a portion of the $12 million initially meant for pandemic relief
Governor DeSantis got an aviation firm to fly 48 Venezuelan migrants from Texas to Martha's Vineyard, using a portion of the $12 million funding initially meant for the Covid-19 pandemic relief.
Opinion: ‘Political and inhumane’, DeSantis is trafficking human beings as a stunt (updated).
DeSantis signs Human Trafficking law.(floridianpress.com) (Updated 9/22/2022) Immigration advocates are criticizing DeSantis' stunt of transporting immigrant asylum seekers to Martha’s Vineyard from Florida as ‘political and inhumane'. While the federal government discuss ‘litigation options', a group of Venezuelan asylum seekers have filed a lawsuit against Ron DeSantis for the action.
Outraged immigration rights group is determined to stop migrant buses from leaving Texas
President of LULAC discloses how they will stop migrant buses from leaving Texas -Screenshot from Twitter. The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) plans to stop busloads of migrants headed to New York or Washington, D.C., from leaving Texas, according to KRLD.
DeSantis Communications Team Responds to Democrat Critics of Immigrant Flights – They Voted in Favor of the Policy
On September 14 - Governor DeSantis' birthday - it emerged that 50 illegal immigrants had been flown on chartered planes from Florida to Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts. The flights were executed under a policy that Florida's governor had announced earlier this year and enacted under the bill SB1808.
Governor Ron DeSantis Approves Flights That Moved 50 Illegal Immigrants From Florida to Martha’s Vineyard
Following through on his threatened response to 'Biden's Border Crisis'. On September 14, Florida's Governor Ron DeSantis celebrated his birthday by approving two charter planes that transported 50 illegal immigrants from Florida, to Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts.
Migrants sleep on the streets of El Paso—VP Harris says the borders are secure
Migrants have to sleep outside because El Paso is saturated -Gagandeep/Pexels. El Paso has nowhere to put the recent influx of people who illegally crossed the border. According to KFOX, migrants sleep on the streets of the city because processing centers, shelters, and motels have reached full capacity.
Critics say Abbott's border control plan hasn't had any significant impact, despite increased expenditure and effort
Texas' border control plan has not yielded any major impact, according to critics, due to the increase in the number of migrants crossing the border. Texas Governor Greg Abbott.Casino Connection / Flickr.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz and border agents are outraged over WH House Press Secretary's claims about the border
Images reveal why the Texas Senator and border agents are stunned -Screenshot from Twitter. It outraged Texas Senator Ted Cruz and U.S. border agents when White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre claimed people do not walk across the border. After she made the statement, Senator Cruz invited her to Texas. He requested that she come see for herself. Jean-Pierre rejected the invitation, saying she was there in 2018, the New York Post reports.
Heavy influx of migrants disturb residents and strains emergency system
Migrants sometimes "knock on doors at one or two o'clock in the morning," per a County Constable -Mitchell Luo/Pexels. What would you do if migrants who illegally crossed into the US knocked on your door at one or two o’clock in the morning? That’s what’s happening to citizens in Eagle Pass, Texas, according to Maverick County Deputy Constable Frank Bowles. He told Fox and Friends about it in a recent interview.
Hispanic voter priorities shift, making abortion among top issues nationally
Hispanic voter priorities have shifted according to recent polling.Photo by Element5 Digital / Pexels. (Denver, CO) Polling of Hispanic voters in Colorado found a significant shift in the group’s priorities. Abortion is now among the top five issues, while immigration is not.
Texas has spent $12.7 million bussing migrants to other states
"The state of Texas has spent more than $12 million busing migrants to Washington, DC, and New York who crossed into the state from Mexico, according to figures CNN obtained from the Texas Division of Emergency Management." CNN News report.
Texas lawmakers want federal government to lose deportation rights, as they push for states to have more control
There are some lawmakers in Texas who want the federal government to be stripped off of powers that get to determine whether foreign nationals have to be deported or not. US Border Patrol, National Guard and Texas Department of Public Safety vehicles in Del Rio, Texas.Paul Ratje / AFP.
Tennessee Pastors Respond to Rhetoric on "Invasion" at Southern Border
Southern Christian Coalition calls out misinformation, highlights call to "love they neighbor" A group of pastors affiliated with the Southern Christian Coalition is calling out what they say is "dangerous rhetoric" over a so-called "invasion" at the U.S. Southern border.
29 illegal immigrants found in El Paso stash house by agents
Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents discovered 29 immigrants in a stash house in the 3700 block of Nashville Avenue in El Paso today. The house was said to be in dire condition and without air conditioning or a bathroom. It is believed the 29 illegal immigrants had paid people smugglers to get them across the border. All 29 were adults, with twelve from Mexico, eight from Ecuador, seven from Guatemala, one from Honduras, and one from El Salvador.
Update: Frustrated migrant on a bus from Texas to NY calls 911
Migrant on bus from Texas calls 911 to report passengers being held against their will -Annie Spratt/Unsplash. A recent NewsBreak article reported migrants on a bus from Texas to New York City demanded that the bus driver let them off in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Since then, the New York Post obtained an audio clip of a 911 call made during that trip.
Record number of migrants arrive in NYC from Texas today
Texas Governor Greg AbbottImage from WikiCommons images. Texas Gov Greg Abbott continues to bus migrants caught illegally crossing the border into Texas to other states. And today was a record-breaking one for Abbott as five buses full of migrants arrived in New York City. According to officials, 237 passengers, including 14 children, all of whom were accompanied by their parents, arrived in an envoy of five buses earlier today.
Texan Senator calls the President, "Fentanyl Joe"
On Saturday, United States Customs and Border Protection agents seized over 1.5 million fentanyl pills and two pounds of fentanyl powder at the Arizona/Mexico border. This news was seized on by Texan Senator John Cornyn, who posted a link to the report on Twitter with the comment of Fentanyl Joe.