Lord of Planar
- Dec 22, 2012
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- Political Leaning
- Libertarian - Right
Governor Abbot decided to relax the border restrictions concerning illegal immigrants. Instead, he is shipping them to Washington DC for relocation when he finds them. I like this. Maybe the legislators in DC will get the message finally.
A second group of asylum seekers arrived in Washington, D.C., Thursday on a charter bus after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management to transport migrants from Texas to D.C.
Gov. Abbott sends 2nd bus of migrants to Washington DC to protest end of Title 42
The Biden administration will lift Title 42 restrictions in May.
Abbott, a Republican who is running for reelection this fall, has been a harsh critic of the Biden administration's immigration policies and has sought to make headlines with countermeasures.
"By busing migrants to Washington, DC, the Biden administration will be able to more immediately meet the needs of the people they are allowing to cross our border," Abbott said in a statement. "Texas should not have to bear the burden of the Biden administration's failure to secure our border."
Migrants bused to DC as part of Texas Gov. Abbott's protest against Biden | CNN Politics
A group of migrants bused from Texas arrived in Washington, DC, on Wednesday morning, after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said he would send willing migrants to the capital in a rebuke of President Joe Biden's border policies.