There is really no other avenue for President Biden to take….
Anything other would be lousy politics for him and Democrats for next year….
Ever since Obama….
Republicans have used immigration to whipsaw Democrats from the Right….
Dumb moves by Border cops don’t help things for Biden and Homeland….
The Biden administration on Thursday defended its handling of Haitian migrants at the U.S. southern border amid growing uproar among Democrats over the decision to expel Haitian nationals.
The Department of Homeland Security said it has temporarily suspended the use of horse patrols in Del Rio, Texas, amid an investigation into border agents aggressively chasing Haitian migrants on horseback.
Meanwhile, officials are rapidly processing and expelling thousands of Haitians on the border, in many cases doing so under the authority of Title 42, which has been used since the Trump administration to expel migrants during the pandemic without letting them apply for asylum.
The White House insists that they are working to implement an “orderly and humane process” at the border and have pushed back against the notion that Haitian migrants are being treated differently than others at the border.
“Our policy process has continued to be the same with Haiti as it is for anybody coming through an irregular migration across our border,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters during a briefing, noting that those who are not expelled under Title 42 are placed in detention or an alternative, including being released into the country with a notice to appear or register with authorities.
There were signs of discord within the administration over its handling of the situation. The special envoy for Haiti resigned over what he described as “inhumane treatment” of Haitian migrants, claiming that his policy recommendations had been ignored or dismissed by the administration….