In testimony provided to the House Judiciary Committee, National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd stated that Border Patrol agents have been ordered to release illegal immigrants apprehended at the Rio Grande — even those who were still “dripping-wet” from having just crossed the river — unless agents actually saw the aliens climbing out of the river.
The National Border Patrol Council (NBPC), the union representing over 16,500 border patrol agents across the United States, is raising an alarm concerning weak borders and crippling immigration policy. Detainees are simply being let go, and the Obama administration offers no support.
Forty-three U.S. senators led by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell filed an Amici Curiae (friend-of-the-court) brief to the Supreme Court on April 4, in support of Texas and 25 other states that filed a lawsuit against the federal government in the case United States v. Texas.
The National Border Patrol Council, the union that represents 16,500 Border Patrol agents, issued a press release on March 30 announcing that the NBPC is endorsing Donald Trump for president.
Testifying before the National Security Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Affairs Committee on March 23, Brandon Judd, the president of the National Border Patrol Council, said that arrests of illegal aliens from Afghanistan and Pakistan has increased markedly since last year.
Border agents have confirmed what many Americans have known for a long time: The Obama administration has “no intention” of deporting illegal aliens and enforcing this country’s immigration laws.
Families of victims denounce “treason” of politicians in both parties, as studies show illegal alien criminals are filling our prisons and causing a violent crime tsunami.
Hundreds of distraught ranchers and other citizens living near the increasingly dangerous U.S.-Mexico border met with elected officials in the small town of Animas, New Mexico, over the weekend to share their horror stories of lawlessness and plead for proper border security.
Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu declared that the Obama administration "has handcuffed the Border Patrol."