Catch-and-release is back and so is COVID-19 as the Biden administration allows virus positive migrants to ignore CDC guidelines and spread the virus into communities nationwide. Meanwhile, the administration announced a new immigration ban, not on migrants, but on members of the press from touring migrant child detention facilities “due to the COVID-19 pandemic.”
A Wisconsin representative introduced a bill which aims to bar all undocumented immigrants from getting federal benefits. One America’s Keely Prosser has the latest.
Congressional Democrats released a sweeping immigration reform bill, which Republicans are calling a non-starter. Thursday’s proposal, backed by Joe Biden, includes a path to citizenship for up to 30 million illegal aliens living in the U.S. It includes immediate green cards for DACA recipients and farm workers, an increase in VISA allocations and more funding for immigration judges. Republicans said the plan will take jobs away from Americans and threaten security as the bill seeks to undo President Trump’s hardline policies. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.)slammed the legislation as blanket amnesty, which incentivizes people to rush here illegally. OAN’S White House Correspondent Jenn Pellegrino has more.