House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) Blames the Biden administration for the US-Mexico border crisis.
“The security of our country and our border is our president’s first and foremost responsibility. I came down here because I heard about the crisis. It’s more of a crisis. This is a human heartbreak,” McCarthy said during a visit to the border. on Monday.
He added, “The sad part about all this, it doesn’t have to happen. This crisis was created by the presidential policies of this new administration. There is no other way to claim it than a crisis on the Biden border. . ”
“It’s a human heartbreak … There’s no other way to claim it than in a crisis on the Biden border.”
– House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) on the southern border with fellow Republicans. pic.twitter.com/9yuijK3lM7
– The Recount (@therecount) March 15, 2021
The Biden administration faces a growing border challenge as the number of unaccompanied minors heading to the United States increases, as Reported by IJR.
As of Thursday morning more than 3,600 young migrants were being held at border facilities. This is more than four times the amount in February.
“When I was president, our southern border was in good shape-stronger, safer, and safer than ever. We ended Catch-and-Release, shut down asylum fraud, and crippled the bad guys. smugglers, drug dealers, and human traffickers, ”Trump said in a statement last week.
He continued, “The wall, despite the Democrat’s horrible delay, is easily finished by now, and is working wonderfully. Our country has been destroyed on the Southern border, a horrible thing see! ”
Other lawmakers argue that Biden inherited the situation from Trump.
Head of the Senate Chuck Schumer said during an appearance on “The View” Thursday, “Joe Biden inherited a major immigration mess, and it won’t be cleaned up in a month. He’s only been in office since Jan. 20.”
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) Called the border situation a “humanitarian challenge” during a release on “This Week” Sunday.
“What the administration has inherited is a broken border system, and they are working to correct that in the interest of the children,” he said. said.
The Biden administration spread the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help “receive, shelter and transport children” within a 90 -day period.