The Trump administration used a process called ‘metering’ to limit the number of migrants who could apply for asylum at any one time.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement
‘This is yet another example of the ruthless tactics smuggling organizations use to bolster their power and profits,’ San Diego chief patrol agent Aaron Heitke said.
Earlier this month, Fox News reported that the Biden administration had released more than 70,000 illegal immigrants into the U.S. since August 6.
U.S. authorities detained more than 1.7 million illegal immigrants at the southern border during the 2021 fiscal year.
A new DHS memo is more than just the latest in a series of anti-immigration-enforcement directives by this administration.
Border Patrol documents obtained by Fox News show the administration has broken with precedent by paroling tens of thousands of migrants.
In a week’s span, about 28,000 illegal aliens were apprehended at the border, at least 12,000 of whom were released into the country.
The order prohibits ICE from deporting illegal immigrants who have been ‘contributing members’ of U.S. society
Haitian Migrants Being Released Into U.S. on a ‘Very, Very Large Scale’ Despite Administration’s Assurances
‘If you come to the United States illegally, you will be returned, your journey will not succeed,’ Mayorkas said Monday.
August was the second consecutive month with more than 200,000 encounters.