Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R., Tenn.) is spearheading an effort to formally reinstate the federal government’s Migrant Protection Protocols, commonly known as the “Remain in Mexico” policy, which required illegal immigrants seeking asylum at the southern border to stay in Mexico while awaiting immigration proceedings.
The Biden administration reversed this order in 2022, leading scores of migrants to surge across the border and eventually be released into the country, where federal authorities have no way of tracking them. Blackburn on Monday moved to revive the Trump-era policy via an amendment to the 2024 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the Washington Free Beacon has learned.
[ Editor’s Note: This is absolutely criminal what is happening along the border. Every legislator who has been voting to enable the floodgates to open is committing crimes against the nation. It is almost as if they were on the payroll of the cartels…. ]