CIS: Biden Wants to Make ICE and Border Patrol Agents Pay for COVID-19 Border Policy Failures


In my last post, I discussed the Biden administration’s September 7 request for money and additional authorities to legalize the large number of Afghan nationals it is haphazardly bringing to the United States. That is not the only immigration “anomaly” that the president’s administration is trying to address in that “continuing resolution” (CR). It is also attempting to paper over its Covid-19 border policy failures — with cash taken from ICE and Border Patrol agents.

I have written extensively about the incongruity between the Biden administration’s stringent response to Covid-19 as it relates to the American public compared to its much more permissive policies for dealing with migrants at the border.

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