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...And The Data Is Starting To Flood In: Deal with Mexico on illegals is working!

By OccasionalCortex following x   2019 Jul 16, 3:30pm 224 views   1 comments   watch   nsfw   quote     share    


After just four weeks, though, we now have concrete proof that Trump knew what he was doing all along. Thanks to Mexico’s deployment of National Guard troops to intercept migrants on their way to the U.S. border, the number of illegal immigrants apprehended at the border declined significantly in June after remaining at abnormally high levels throughout the first half of the year. According to the latest figures from Homeland Security, the number of border apprehensions declined from 132,880 in May to 94,897 in June, a 29% drop in the space of just a few weeks. The improvement was even more dramatic for family units and unaccompanied minors, two categories that have accounted for an unusually large share of the recent flood of illegal immigrants.

Meanwhile, the expanded “Remain in Mexico” policy that was put in place under the agreement is easing the pressure on our immigration enforcement agencies, which have been overwhelmed by the sheer number of people caught illegally crossing the border.

Before Trump negotiated the deal with Mexico, Homeland Security had to release more than 1,200 illegal immigrants into the U.S. interior every single day because Congress had not allocated enough resources to process and care for the huge number of detainees in custody. Now that asylum-seekers have to wait in Mexico until their cases are adjudicated, rather than being released into American communities to await their hearings, fewer than 200 illegal immigrants are being released each day, an 85% decrease.


https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/op-eds/trumps-immigration-deal-with-mexico-is-working


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1   HEYYOU   ignore (30)   2019 Jul 17, 11:30am   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag        

Mexico is going to deport 10 - 20 million illegals that Trump/Rep/Cons are allowing to roam the streets of America?

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