Letter to the Editor: President Biden to blame for border crisis that threatens our economic and national security
Last updated 4/28/2021 at 11:10am
Republicans consistently support policies that encourage legal immigration over illegal immigration. President Trump achieved steep declines in illegal border crossings in his last two years in office. Dramatic improvements were driven with groundbreaking enforcement agreements with Central American countries, construction of a wall, and removal of financial incentives to those who enter illegally.
Immediately after his inauguration, President Biden cancelled (by executive order) President Trump’s protective policies. This rash act resulted in a Biden-created humanitarian and criminal cri...