It House Judiciary Committee began scrutinizing the Biden administration’s handling of the border crisis This Wednesday was the beginning of a series dedicated to this ongoing topic.

Part I of the Hearing – border national security and the inflow of fentanyl to the US.

“Make no mistake, the Biden administration is carrying out its plan,” committee chair Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) said in his opening statements.

“We all heard President Biden say we’re trying to make it easier for people to get here. Well they’re certainly succeeding in that.”

On Wednesday, two Texas county judge were present as well as an Arizona sheriff. Also on Wednesday was the co-founder and chief executive officer of anti-fentanyl advocacy organization whose son had died from an accidental overdose.

“Today, we will hear about some of the effects of Biden’s open border policies on every day Americans and the communities in which they live. We will hear about dangerous encounters with migrants … we’ll hear about the devastating effects of fentanyl on American families,” Jordan stated.

Following crossing the border from Venezuela, a Venezuelan family with migrant children walks under a fence. border San Luis Arizona

Asylum-seeking migrants from Venezuela and Peru wait to be transported by the U.S. Border Patrol agent after crossing the border.
Venezuelan and Peruvian asylum-seeking migrants are waiting to be transferred by After crossing into the United States, the agent at the US Border Patrol was border.


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“The worst part is that none of this had to happen. Under President Trump the border was secure, under President Biden there is no border — and Americans are paying the price.”

Biden (80) has been widely criticized for failing to stop the unprecedented influx of immigrants flooding across the country. border To the US


House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan (R-OH) and ranking member Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) preside over a hearing on border security.
House A hearing was presided over by Jim Jordan, Chairman of the Judiciary Committee and Rep. Jerry Nadler, ranking member. border security.
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Joe Biden.
“Under President Biden there is no border — and Americans are paying the price,” Rep. Jim Jordan spoke.
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This hearing is just weeks after Biden’s first visit to beleaguered US Mexico. border region since being elected.

The US-Mexico recorded more than 2.5 million immigrants crossing the border. border in the last fiscal year, according to the latest US Customs and Border Protection data released in October.

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