Republicans demand Mayorkas be impeached and fired for ‘abandoning’ his duty – after 16,000 migrants entered the U.S. at the weekend and with up to 6 MILLION expected this year.
‘What’s happening on the border right now is the biggest national security failure since 9/11. That should scare the hell out of everybody,’ he said.
Over the weekend, there were 16,000 unlawful migrant crossings at the southern border and $97 million worth of narcotics were seized. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) sources have said there have been already more than 500,000 encounters this fiscal year, which began in October.
‘If it’s not already abundantly clear Alejandro Mayorkas has forsaken his sworn oath to protect the southern border, I don’t know when it’s going to be more clear,’ said Rep. Brian Babin, R-Texas.
Next week with the end of the Covid-era Title 42 the number of migrants crossing at the southern border could swell up to 18,000 crossers per day, officials estimate. (Continue…)