N.Y. congressman: Border crisis due to decades of bad U.S. behavior


Bowman additionally argued that the answer to immigration issues goes far past coping with the individuals who arrive on the border in search of entry into the USA.

“One of the best we will do is implement a twenty first century Marshall Plan and assist to rebuild Central America in the identical ways in which we now have destroyed it,” he stated, referring to the Nineteen Forties plan that rebuilt giant components of Europe after World Struggle II. “We wished their land and their pure sources, and we have been engaged in coup d’etats and different behaviors in these areas so as to achieve this. Now we now have to proper our wrongs.”

Republicans have blamed the surge on migrants on the rhetoric and insurance policies of President Joe Biden, which they declare have inspired folks to try to acquire entry into the USA. Republican Sens. Dan Sullivan (Alaska), Ted Cruz (Texas) and Lindsey Graham (South Carolina) have been amongst these showing on Sunday morning TV reveals making that argument.

“There’s an open border coverage,” Sullivan stated on ABC’s “This Week.” “There’s a catch-and-release coverage. And these have been modifications that the Biden administration instituted. And this is the factor, they have been warned.”

Sullivan urged Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris to go to the border and see the state of affairs firsthand.