Over the past week, hundreds of migrant illegal aliens have been released on the streets in Texas and New Mexico.
When I first heard about this, I thought that maybe it had to do with the government shutdown, but it doesn’t
Then I blamed Democrats for somehow forcing the release of the illegals onto our streets, but again, I was wrong, at least partially wrong.
According to Immigration, Customs and Enforcement officials, the releases of the illegals are the result of an inept Congress.
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Instead of doing their jobs, they have been too busy quarreling amongst themselves over their different agendas.
Fox News – ICE releases hundreds of migrants in Texas, New Mexico, reports say – More than 500 migrants were released Wednesday onto the streets of Texas and New Mexico, U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement said, as the government struggles to detain illegal immigrants amid an influx of Central Americans trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border.
The release on Wednesday followed days of other mass releases by the agency in order to prevent migrant families from being detained longer than allowed. On Christmas Day, the agency released 186 migrants and another 400 were set free two days prior, Las Cruces’ KVIA-TV reported.
More releases are expected Thursday, said Ruben Garcia of the Annunciation House, a homeless and refugee shelter in El Paso.
After a similar release Sunday, ICE blamed “decades of inaction by Congress” for limiting its ability to remove families who are in the U.S. illegally…
To begin with, there is NOTHING in America’s asylum laws that speaks of leaving poverty or criminal violence, which means that most of the migrants have no legal grounds to claim asylum here in the US.
Second, ICE and Border Patrol should be allowed to either process and deport illegals faster than what is currently happening, or should be allowed to detain them longer.
Releasing them onto America’s streets defeats the America’s immigration laws.
It also places many Americans in danger from criminal illegals as we’ve seen far too often.
It also places a huge financial burden on many organizations and American taxpayers who are sick and tired of seeing so much of their taxes being used to support illegals and give them more benefits than the taxpayers have.
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