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Sean Hannity accused the Democrat party of trying to give migrants “free citizenship” during his show Wednesday. He discussed the ongoing border crisis with Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA). First, the Louisiana senator criticized the Democrat’s messaging surrounding immigration.
“In other words,” Hannity said, to sum it up, “‘Oh, here’s the greatest thing we can give as a gift: American citizenship.’ We know they’re trying to force amnesty in the reconciliation bill in the hopes that they will vote for Democrats. ‘We will give you the greatest gift we can give you: free citizenship. We will sneak it under the radar and not even have a vote on it.’ Is that a possible motivation?”
“We just don’t know,” Kennedy responded. “But we do know one thing: there’s a solution. And it’s very simple. All the president has to do is go back to what we were doing in December, the month before he took office.”
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Border Crisis by the numbers: in January agents seize 500lbs drugs and 70 criminals with outstanding warrants
The first month of 2023 at the southern border is already looking bleak; just take a look at the numbers. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in El Paso, Texas have seized over 500 pounds of hard drugs in January alone.
Additionally, the agency apprehended 62 people they were able to identify as having outstanding arrest warrants. Among the criminals were sex offenders.
The devastating numbers are not surprising, given that in December, the El Paso mayor declared a sate of emergency “after record numbers of people were released onto city streets and sidewalks by the Biden administration” reports The Center Square.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott also “sent 400 National Guard troops to restore order and provide humanitarian assistance” adds the media outlet. Border Patrol data showed in December, 55,766 illegal foreign nationals were apprehended in the El Paso Sector.
There were also 32,632 known and recorded gotaways in December, meaning they were able to evade getting captured by law and immigration officials. law enforcement officers told The Center Square that despite the skyrocket high numbers, “these seizures and apprehensions represent a fraction of the amount of people and drugs being trafficked to the southern border between ports of entry.”
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