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                        U.S. Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) and U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) have joined nine other U.S. senators to formally ask that U.S. President Joe Biden replace Vice President Kamala Harris with a new border czar. This, considering Harris’s failure to stem the flow of illegal migrants to the...
    Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas is again blaming root causes in Central America and elsewhere for the migrant surge at the southern border -- including a "pent up thirst for relief" from those making the journey north. Mayorkas was asked by Yahoo News why he thinks that border crossings are at a 20-year-high, and again moved to the "root cause"...
    The Department of Homeland Security warned this week that climate change is likely to contribute to a further surge of migrants at the southern border.  'We are already experiencing the adverse impacts, from sea-level rise, extreme heat, flooding, and drought, to changes in migration patterns and harmful effects on workforce health,' DHS wrote in its Climate Action Plan released Thursday....
    President Joe Biden's Department of Homeland Security was made aware in July of the thousands of Haitian migrants headed to the southern border, but refused to act, according to a report.  "Customs and Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, and DHS' Office of Intelligence and Analysis all had information as far back as July that indicated that large...
    A group of Republican governors convened at the southern border on Wednesday to demand President Joe Biden more directly address the migration crisis – including by finishing the wall. Texas Governor Greg Abbott, who was flanked by nine other GOP state leaders, said the president has refused to meet with them over this issue and lamented he has still not...
    As Texas gears up for potentially the largest surge of illegal immigrants to date, Hudspeth County Sheriff Arvin West described the dire situation on "Fox & Friends First" Wednesday.  "Our people, they’re exhausted, they’re tired, but they’re still plugging away," West said, adding he's never seen the situation as bad as it is currently. HOUSE HOMELAND REPUBLICANS DEMAND TRANSPARENCY FROM...
                      by Bethany Blankley  Republican Govs. Greg Abbott of Texas and Doug Ducey of Arizona are hosting nine governors in Mission, Texas, Wednesday to denounce President Joe Biden’s policies leading to a surge in illegal immigration at the southern border. “Texas and Arizona have stepped up to secure the border in...
    Around 60,000 Haitian migrants could overwhelm border officials in Texas, state leadership said, the Washington Examiner reported on Tuesday. Texas law enforcement officials are reportedly preparing for over 60,000 migrants to attempt to illegally enter the U.S., according to the Washington Examiner. Thousands of Texas National Guard troops and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) officials were sent to assist...
    The White House says it's helping Texas officials prepare for an incoming surge of an estimated 60,000 Haitian migrants. "As you can imagine, we're working with the leaders in the region on this issue of migrants coming to the border, but we do have a system in place that we're going to continue to follow," White House deputy press secretary...
    A Del Rio, Texas, resident urged the Biden administration to mitigate the border crisis, arguing taxpayers are the ones to bear the burden of funding the administration's "wide open" borders. Bea Vallejo joined "Fox & Friends" on Tuesday to discuss the matter saying, "We just don't have the money."  "We have too many refugees coming into the state of Texas,"...
    AUSTIN, Texas — State officials are bracing for what could be the largest surge of migrants ever to attempt to enter the country illegally from Mexico, weeks after thousands of Haitians did so. While border security falls under the federal government's responsibility, the Biden administration has significantly reined in the Border Patrol and Immigration and Customs Enforcement. This has resulted...
    Del Rio, Texas, residents who spoke with Fox News were frustrated with how President Biden handled the recent migrant surge at the southern border. "I feel that it's the fault of the president," one local told Fox News. Immigrants "felt they had been promised by the president that they would become United States citizens," one local told Fox News. BIDEN...
    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott released a video Saturday of Texas National Guard "gearing up" at the U.S. southern border in response to a large migrant caravan approaching the U.S. southern border. "Texas National Guard is gearing up at the border for increased caravans attempting to cross the border caused by Biden’s open border policy," Abbott tweeted. "They are working with...
    Far-left politicians have also called for Title 42 to end, among those being Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas). Mayorkas has defended the use of Title 42 deportations as a way of combatting the coronavirus pandemic. "That is an authority that the Centers for Disease Control had determined to still be necessary given where...
    Panama has alerted U.S. officials that there’s the potential for 60,000 migrants to rush the southern border while hundreds of thousands have already entered the country this year. ‘The Five’ co-host Dan Bongino questioned the presence of a border at all if its function is not to separate nations, protect citizens and ensure national security. "We don’t have a border,"...
    America could face a record surge in migrants on its border with Mexico in the months ahead after “staging” in Colombia, according to NBC News. The network’s Jacob Soboroff detailed the assertion in a Thursday appearance from Haiti on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. While law enforcement has managed to repel some of the thousands of people amassed at the U.S. border...
    The top border official in the Biden administration admitted to being caught off guard recently by the spike in delta variant coronavirus cases among migrants at the border. "What I didn't expect was the tragic rise of the delta variant," Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said during a Monday speech at the Migration Policy Institute's annual immigration law and policy...
    Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, said on Monday that if the Biden administration wanted to stop the migrant surge, "they would." ABBOTT SAYS BIDEN ADMIN NEEDS TO 'UP THEIR GAME, BIG TIME' AS TEXAS GRAPPLES WITH MIGRANT SURGE JOHN CORNYN: I would say it’s a failure of the administration to perform one of the most basic functions a government is supposed...
    The secretary of the Department of Homeland Security stated on Sunday that the majority of Haitian migrants who recently crossed the Mexican border to Del Rio , Texas, have been released into the United States, with possibly more to follow. Nearly 12,400 people so far have had their cases heard by immigration judges, and around 5,000 more are still being...
    (CNN)The Del Rio Port of Entry in Texas was to reopen to vehicle traffic Saturday afternoon after a week-long shutdown prompted by a surge of migrants along the border with Mexico. Vehicle and pedestrian traffic was to resume at 4 p.m. local time Saturday, and cargo traffic was to restart on Monday morning, according to US Customs and Border Protection...
    As officials scramble to cope with the flood of Haitian migrants to the Del Rio bridge, multiple sources say that the response -- including a surge in agents to the bridge from elsewhere in the sector -- has left other parts of the border wide open. As more than 14,000 migrants camped out under the international bridge in Del Rio,...
    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday the state will be parking Texas National Guard and Texas Department of Public Safety vehicles along the border to create a “steel barrier.” The vehicles will be parked around the Del Rio area where roughly 16,000 migrants have already crossed into the United States, NBC DFW reported. Wall of vehicles ‘seals’ border in #DelRio;...
    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday called on the Biden administration to "up their game, big time" as Texas struggles to cope with a historic migrant crisis – including a recent surge of Haitian migrants in Del Rio. "The only thing they've shown is an incapability of dealing with this crisis, candidly in a way where they pretend it doesn’t...
    Fox host Lara Logan on Tuesday cited unnamed “bioweapons specialists and intel agents” who told her allowing migrants into the country is a “typical” way to launch a “virus attack” on your own country. The number of migrants seeking entry has surged this year, outpacing the government’s ability to process and/or deport people in a safe and timely fashion. Migrants...
    The View took a decidedly negative opinion of the Biden administration’s response to the U.S. southern border situation amid alarming reported incidents with Haitian asylum-seekers. On Tuesday’s show, they looked at footage from Texas that depicted horse-mounted Border Patrol agents corralling immigrants who were trying to cross into America. The White House has conceded that the images from the border...
    Former acting ICE Director Tom Homan told "Fox & Friends" on Tuesday that the Biden administration does not have operational control of the southern border, as DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas claimed. GREG ABBOTT: AMERICANS HAD NO IDEA BIDEN ADMINISTRATION WOULD LEAD TO SUCH BORDER CHAOS TOM HOMAN: I watched that news conference. I wanted to throw something at the TV....
                      by Philip Wegmann  More than half of the country’s governors would like a moment of the president’s time – and soon: Twenty-six Republican governors are urging Joe Biden to do more to address the deteriorating situation along the southern U.S. border. “As chief executives of our states,” they write in...
    Former U.S. Border Patrol Chief Rodney Scott sent a letter to Senate leadership warning that the agency is losing its ability to police the southern border amid an unprecedented surge in illegal immigration. Scott, who served in Border Patrol for nearly 30 years before stepping down in June, also warned the situation is a national security threat, according to his...
    A group of 26 Republican governors led by Arizona Gov. Doug DuceyDoug DuceyWhite House debates vaccines for air travel OSHA faces big challenge with Biden vaccine mandate DeSantis: Local governments will face K fines for imposing vaccine mandates MORE and Texas Gov. Greg AbbottGreg AbbottFaith leaders call on Congress to lead the response to a global pandemic Democrats lean into...
    BEACH BOY… Joe Biden Enjoys A Bike Ride By The Beach While Southern Border Disintegrates President Joe Biden biked near a Delaware beach Sunday amid the ongoing migrant surge at the U.S.-Mexico border and a recent diplomatic crisis.
    President Joe Biden biked near a Delaware beach Sunday amid the ongoing migrant surge at the U.S.-Mexico border and a recent diplomatic crisis that emerged last week. France recalled its ambassadors to the U.S. and Australia due to the two countries’ joint agreement with the U.K. to give nuclear submarines to the Australian government, which violated a previous agreement to...
    Pete Hegseth and Rachel Campos-Duffy took the lead for Fox & Friends whacking the media for covering the pro-Capitol-rioter “Justice for J6” rally while the U.S. Southern border is facing a migrant surge. On Sunday, Fox & Friends discussed the crowds of immigrants who’ve assembled at an international bridge near Del Rio, TX as they wait to be processed by...
    The Department of Homeland Security released a six-point plan on Saturday to address the current humanitarian crisis at the border in Del Rio, Texas. The announcement comes as the migrant camp under the Del Rio International Bridge grew to more than 14,000 mostly Haitian migrants. Department of Homeland Security officials say they are “immediately implementing a new comprehensive strategy” to...
    The Biden administration on Saturday announced it is ramping up deportation flights to Haiti as officials scramble to get a grip on a rapidly escalating situation in Del Rio, Texas -- where more than 14,000 migrants have surged to the area and have gathered under a nearby bridge as they look to enter the United States. The situation, captured in...
    Customs and Border Protection announced Friday that it has shut down the Del Rio port of entry in response to the enormous migrant surge that has overwhelmed officials in the area. Fox News has learned that border checkpoints in the area have also been closed. While the port of entry deals with legal travel and trade, the border checkpoints are...
    Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) sent letters to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) Friday, demanding to know why the Joe Biden administration banned drones operated by news outlets from filming the migrant surge near the Del Rio, Texas border region, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Johnson, the former chair of the Homeland Security and...
    House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Friday urged President Biden to deploy the National Guard in response to the Haitian migrant surge at Del Rio, Texas which has overwhelmed the small town and has officials describing the situation as "out of control.""The Biden Administration must recognize this for what it is: A National Security Crisis," McCarthy said in a statement....
    More images are emerging of the Haitian migrant surge in Del Rio, Texas as numbers soar past 10,500 and Custom and Border Protection (CBP) surges more agents to the area amid reports that tens of thousands more could be on the way. Fox News obtained images of Haitian migrants walking across a dam in the Rio Grande, where they have...
    FIRST ON FOX: There were more than 200,000 migrant encounters at the southern border in August, a DHS source told Fox News on Wednesday, the second month in a row where the number has been over the 200,000 mark as migrants continue to attempt to enter the U.S.The source told Fox that there were 208,887 encounters in August. While it...
    (CNN)David Shahoulian, a senior Biden official at the Department of Homeland Security and influential figure on border issues, is leaving the department for personal reasons, a source familiar with the departure told CNN Tuesday, marking the latest shake-up at DHS. The resignation comes a day after Karen Olick, the chief of staff to Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, announced that...
    The Biden administration is promising $60 million in military aid to Ukraine ahead of President Joe Biden's meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart on Wednesday in an effort to combat Russian aggression. The package includes Javelin anti-armor missile systems, first-aid kits, and small arms and ammunition.  Details emerged a day before Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is due at the White House in...
    Poland is following Hungary, Lithuania, and Greece in building a “wall” to stop a surge of predominantly African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian migrants, thought to have been orchestrated by the Lukashenko regime in neighbouring Belarus. While Hungary led the European Union in slashing illegal immigration through the rapid construction of border fences during the 2015 migrant crisis — earning it...
    The Greek government has begun fortifying its northern land border with Turkey and the Greek coast guard is expected to be on alert to deploy into the eastern Aegean ahead of a possible surge of migrants from Afghanistan. The issue of fortifying the Greek border was a topic of discussion at a meeting of the Government Council for Foreign Affairs...
    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland deployed hundreds of troops at its border with Belarus to support border guards, the Polish defense minister said on Wednesday, amid a surge of migrants seeking to enter the country. Defense Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said that more than 900 Polish troops are involved in the operation. It’s believed most of the migrants trying to cross...
    The record-breaking surge of migrants that continues to overwhelm the southern border has seen a massive dropoff in TV coverage, according to a new study.  Despite reaching a 21-year-high in border encounters, there's been a whopping 96% decrease in coverage on ABC, CBS, and NBC in July since March, NewsBusters wrote on Monday. "The illegal immigration influx along the U.S....
    The European Union has seen a dramatic increase in illegal migration at its external borders in recent months, with a 59% increase over 2020 so far. Frontex, the European Union’s border and coast guard agency, reported that there were 17,300 illegal border crossings in July, 33% higher than July 2020, and a slight increase over June, when there were 14,600...
    Sean Hannity said Thursday that "residents in South Texas are overwhelmed and at a breaking point" as the border crisis worsens and President Biden and his administration continue to deflect blame.  One Texan told Fox News contributor Sara Carter on "Hannity" that Joe Biden and his staff "are not thinking about the American people."  "These immigrants, illegals, as far as...
    NEARLY a quarter of a million migrants were stopped at the US-Mexico border last month in what is being called an "unprecedented" surge. More than 212,000 migrants were stopped by Customs and Border Protection in July, a 12.6 percent increase from a month earlier. 4Alejandro Mayorkas spoke about the 'unprecedented' challenge the US is facing at the borderCredit: Reuters 4Almost...
    Prominent conservatives on Twitter called out CNN anchor Brianna Keilar for directly connecting Fox News viewers to the surge in Covid-19 infections. Keilar posted a video of part of a segment from Monday’s New Day about the border crisis on Twitter, which included a chyron that read “Biden’s Border Crisis Met With Incendiary Rhetoric From Right.” “President Biden has...
    Washington (CNN)While Covid-19 continues to spike across the country and in southern states with lower vaccination rates, Republicans have tried pinning blame for the rise in cases, hospitalizations and deaths on illegal immigration and President Joe Biden's policies at the southern border. During an August 4 press conference, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis accused Biden of having a "wide open southern...