After sending buses of illegals to Washington, D.C., Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) has picked a new city to target.
New York City has joined the list of sanctuary cities to where the state of Texas is busing migrants.
Gov. Greg Abbott, R-Texas, announced Friday that the first bus headed to New York pulled into the borough of Manhattan that morning.
The migrants were dropped off at Port Authority Bus Terminal at Gate 14 as part of Abbott’s response to the Biden Administration’s open border policies that have overwhelmed Texas communities.
“Because of President Biden’s continued refusal to acknowledge the crisis caused by his open border policies, the State of Texas has had to take unprecedented action to keep our communities safe,” Abbott said in a statement.
“In addition to Washington, D.C., New York City is the ideal destination for these migrants, who can receive the abundance of city services and housing that Mayor Eric Adams has boasted about within the sanctuary city. I hope he follows through on his promise of welcoming all migrants with open arms so that our overrun and overwhelmed border towns can find relief.”
The statement added that as one of the few cities in America with right to housing laws, New York City is required to provide emergency shelter for every unhoused person. Also, police in the city do not cooperate with federal immigration police, the Washington Examiner reported.
Adams late last month inaccurately claimed that Texas and Arizona were busing migrants into his city.
“Mayor Adams needs to get his facts straight and pay closer attention to what’s really occurring because our nation’s security depends on it,” Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey tweeted on July 19. Continue reading at Newsmax.