Pelosi still thinks Biden has southern border under control, despite record-breaking numbers

Pelosi said on March 19 that Biden has the border situationsotto controlloand expressed confidence with Biden’svalues-based [e] umanitario” approccio.

And just on Wednesday, Ha detto Pelosi: “we’re on a good path at the border under the leadership of Joe Biden.

PELOSI SAYS BIDEN HAS SOUTHERN BORDER SITUATION ‘UNDER CONTROL

Di giovedì, tuttavia, the Biden administration revealed jaw-dropping numbers showing just how stressed the immigration system at the southern border has become this year.

NOI. border officials picked up nearly 19,000 children traveling across the southern border alone in March, the largest monthly number ever recorded.

Complessivamente, the tally for all migrants encountered in March of all ages was 172,000, un 100% percent increase from the already high numbers in FebruaryBiden’s first full month in office.

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Fox News reached out to Pelosi’s office Thursday to determine whether her past praise for Biden’s immigration policy had waivered given the new numbers.

The Speaker stands by her previous comments,” Pelosi’s spokesperson Drew Hammill told Fox News.

Many Democrats have panned former President Donald Trump’s border policies as inhumane and cruel, and have been pleased with Biden’s effort to stop border wall construction, to exempt unaccompanied children from coronavirus-related expulsions and to end Trump’sRemain in Mexicopolicy that left migrants in tent cities across the border.

Pelosi has said it will take time to make changes from the Trump era, but she has remained confident Biden will put the U.S. immigration system on a morehumane” sentiero.

But critics have panned Pelosi’s praise for Biden and said she’s downplaying the overcrowding and human suffering at the border.

Tom Homan, Trump’s former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (GHIACCIO), reacted to Pelosi’s praise of Biden by saying she’s theleast smart congresswoman” mai.

The bottom line is [quella] children are dying,” Homan told “Fox e amici” giovedi. “Children are being abandonedIt is not under control. This is a mess.

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