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More than 40,000 ‘Got-Aways’ at the Border in April


More than 40,000 ‘Got-Aways’ at the Border in April
And we can’t stop most of the drugs entering illegally, but Mayorkas offers no suggestions for policy change
By Andrew R. Arthur on May 15, 2021

DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas appeared before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee on Thursday to discuss unaccompanied migrant children. Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) revealed a shocking fact at that hearing (one Mayorkas did not dispute): Border Patrol “conservatively estimates that over 40,000 people who crossed illegally got away and were not apprehended in April.”

In a May 3 post, my colleague Todd Bensman explained the “got away” phenomenon. They are unlawful border-crossers who are “directly or indirectly observed making an unlawful entry into the United States”, but who were not apprehended and did not return to Mexico.

These aren’t people who are seeking asylum (if they were, they would turn themselves in). Rather, as Portman put it: “We have no idea who these individuals are.” As saliently, the United States and DHS have no idea where they are from, where they are going, or what their intentions are.

The most prescient man of the 20th Century:

The book he wrote:

You don't need to read it.
Just read the synopsis here:

Could an enterprising 'brownish' person go to the border come in as a 'refugee' get the resettlement money

then do it again and again?


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