Biden Defends Open Border, Says Sending Illegals Back ‘Not Rational’
President Biden admitted Tuesday the border is “more overwhelmed” than it was under former President Trump.
A reporter asked Biden why.
“Because there are three countries that have…there are fewer immigrants coming from Central America and Mexico. This is a totally different circumstance,” Biden said.
“What’s on my watch now is Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua, and the ability to send them back to those states is not rational.”
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REPORTER: "Why is the border more overwhelmed under your watch, Mr. President?"— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) September 20, 2022
BIDEN: "This is a totally different circumstance. What's on my watch now is Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua— and the ability to send them back to those states is not rational." pic.twitter.com/VboRT0mPVw