According to former acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Tom Homan, the Biden administration refuses to admit that there is a crisis at the border because “they created it.”
"They don't have to admit it's a crisis," Homan told FNC's Maria Bartiromo on "Mornings With Maria." "The American people can do the math. This month they'll have over 100,000 apprehensions, which is almost a 300% increase over the same time period last year. When you increase illegal apprehensions by 300%, that's a crisis."
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas Monday asked his department's staff to volunteer to help with the "overwhelming" number of migrants at the border, saying in an email to staff, seen by Fox News, that he had "activated the Volunteer Force to support Customs and Border Protection (CBP) as they face a surge in migration along the Southwest Border."
"You have likely seen the news about the overwhelming numbers of migrants seeking access to this country along the Southwest Border," he said in the memo. "President [Joe] Biden and I are committed to ensuring our nation has a safe, orderly, and humane immigration system while continuing to balance all of the other critical DHS missions."
Homan told Bartiromo that the number of children in the custody of U.S. Border Patrol is at an all-time high, and accused the Biden administration of "ignoring" the crisis.
"We had the most secure border we ever had under President [Donald] Trump," Homan continued. "They picked it apart over a two-week period. Now we have a crisis that they created. This is not by accident. This is by design."
"First, they basically abolished ICE," he added, explaining how the Biden administration created the crisis. "The rest of the world knows that ICE has been crippled, [because] 90% of their authority is taken away. There's no interior enforcement. If you get [past] Border Control, no one is looking for you."
The administration also ended the “remain in Mexico” program, which hurt the United States because "88% to 90% of Central Americans who claim asylum never get released from the U.S. courts because they don't show up or they don't qualify."
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