ICE Data Shows 60% Drop in Immigration Arrests Under Biden

Despite an injunction halting Biden’s 100 day deportation freeze, the president’s orders to rein in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement have yielded a steep decline in arrests by the agency. Meanwhile, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has ordered more than 500 National Guard troops to the state’s southern border with Mexico to tackle a recent surge in migrants.

Border Officials: 13,000 Migrant Children Coming in May

A Customs and Border Protection staffer told top administration officials Thursday the agency is projecting a peak of 13,000 unaccompanied children crossing the border in May, a projection that would exceed the height of the 2019 crisis, which led to the infamous “kids-in-cages” disaster and underscores a rapidly escalating crisis for the Biden administration.