Posts Tagged ‘mayorkas’

DHS Mayorkas Tells Judge to Re-Cancel ‘Remain in Mexico’

President Joe Biden’s border chief is making a second effort to cancel the “Remain in Mexico” (RIM) program because it hinders migrants’ ability to ask judges to let them stay in the United States. The United States is a “nation of immigrants,” border chief Alejandro Mayorkas claimed in a 39-page report that was prepared for […]

DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas tests positive for Covid

Neither Biden nor any principal officials have been found to be a close contact of Mayorkas, the White House said Tuesday. The most recent contact took place at an outdoor event outside of the 48-hour exposure window. Breakthrough infections for fully vaccinated people are rare, and those cases have much lower rates of serious illness, […]

DHS Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas Tests Positive for Breakthrough Coronavirus Case

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday morning. DHS spokesperson Marsha Espinosa said Mayorkas is fully vaccinated against coronavirus and is experiencing minor symptoms. “Secretary Mayorkas tested positive this morning for the COVID-19 virus after taking a test as part of routine pre-travel protocols. Secretary Mayorkas is experiencing only mild […]

Mayorkas: 1-in-5 Border Crossers Arrive to U.S. Sick with Illnesses

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas says about 1-in-5 border crossers arriving at the United States-Mexico border are sick with illnesses. During remarks at Georgetown University this week, Mayorkas revealed the extent to which federal immigration officials are encountering sick border crossers who are carrying viruses and diseases. “We are confronted with a […]

DHS Sec Alejandro Mayorkas Dodges, Ducks Questions on Rising Migrant Wave

President Joe Biden’s border security chief, Alejandro Mayorkas, is ducking and dodging questions about his responsibility for spiking the migrant flow into the United States. “Hasn’t this administration created a magnet?” asked Fox News host Chris Wallace. “Haven’t you given them a reason to believe there’s a reasonable chance if they come into this country, […]

DHS Head Alejandro Mayorkas Admits Releasing At Least 12,000 Illegal Haitian Migrants Into U.S.

Homeland Security secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Sunday confirmed that he cleared the Del Rio migrant camp by simply releasing the overwhelming majority of Haitian illegal aliens into the US. Mayorkas admits that 12,000+ Haitian illegal immigrants were released into the US from Del Rio. They were not subject to any vaccine or testing mandates. They […]

DHS Head Alejandro Mayorkas ‘Horrified’ By Images Showing Border Patrol Trying to Protect Our Border

Homeland Security secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Tuesday that he is “horrified” by images showing US Border Patrol agents attempting to protect our southern border — which he insists is “closed.” WATCH: [embedded content] From CNN: “I was horrified by what I saw,” Mayorkas told CNN’s Brianna Keilar on “New Day.” “I’m going to let the […]

Mayorkas: ‘Impact of Climate Change,’ ‘Surging’ U.S. Economy Are Some Reasons for High Number of Border Crossings

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said that “The impact of climate change, extreme weather events,” is part of the reason for the large number of migrants crossing the border, and that “we have to take into account the fact that America’s economy is surging. We are seeing us emerge […]

Arizona Gov. Ducey Calls for the Resignation of DHS Chief Mayorkas

Arizona’s Governor Doug Ducey is calling for the resignation of President Joe Biden’s border chief, one day after border officials admitted they allowed a record 117,000 migrants to enter the United States in August. Ducey said in a Friday statement: It is time for Secretary Mayorkas to resign, and for him to be replaced with […]

DHS Mayorkas Dangles TPS Amnesty for 6 Million Migrant Venezuelans

President Joe Biden’s border chief is encouraging many Venezuelans to migrate illegally into the United States by dangling a partial amnesty with a September 2022 deadline. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas included the encouragement in a supposedly routine August 3 extension of the deadline for Venezuelans who are in the United States to apply […]

DHS Chief Mayorkas in Guatemala: U.S. May Create ‘Other Legal Paths’ for Migrants

President Joe Biden’s border chief told government leaders in Guatemala that he is seeking to create “other legal paths” for migrants to enter the United States, according to a Spanish-language news agency. Alejandro Mayorkas, the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), met with Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei on Tuesday. Spanish news wire EFE quoted the DHS […]

DHS Secretary Mayorkas Uses Border Visit to Tout Amnesty for Illegal Aliens

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas used his visit to the United States-Mexico border with Vice President Kamala Harris to tout amnesty for illegal aliens. On Friday, during a press conference in El Paso, Texas, alongside Harris, Mayorkas said he was “hopeful” that an amnesty for illegal aliens would be approved by Congress. […]

DHS Chief Mayorkas to Travel to Mexico After White House Suggested VP Harris’s Visit Failed 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas will travel to Mexico later this month after media-quoted White House sources suggested that Vice President Kamala Harris might have bungled her trip to the region. Mayorkas will visit Mexico on June 14 and 15 “to meet with counterparts in the Government of Mexico on areas […]

AG Merrick Garland, DHS Head Alejandro Mayorkas Declare ‘White Extremists’ Greatest Threat to U.S.

Renegade Editor’s Note: Garland and Mayorkas are both confirmed jewish supremacists. By Chris Menahan Attorney General Merrick Garland and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas told senators on Wednesday that white “extremists” are the biggest threat America faces amidst an unprecedented crime wave and unprecedented torrent of illegal immigration their own extremist policies have fostered. Attorney […]

Tom Cotton: DHS Sec Mayorkas Wrong — ‘The Border Is Wide Open’

During an appearance on this week’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas declared the U.S.-Mexico border “secure” and “closed.” “The border is secure,” he said. “The border is closed. We’ve been unequivocal in that and we are operationalizing our processes, executing our plans, we are a nation of laws, […]

Senate confirms Alejandro Mayorkas as Homeland Security secretary

The US Senate confirmed Alejandro Mayorkas, a Cuban-born son of a Holocaust survivor, as Homeland Security secretary on Tuesday. National Jewish groups had sought the confirmation of Mayorkas, who had served under President Barack Obama as deputy Homeland Security secretary and was known to the groups. The nomination had been subject to partisan tussling and […]

Senate Judiciary Democrats Refuse to Hold Hearings on Mayorkas Nomination

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are refusing to hold hearings on Alejandro Mayorkas, President Joe Biden’s nominee to helm the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). On Tuesday, Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) and several top Republicans sent a letter to the committee’s incoming chairman, Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), arguing the panel should hold its […]

Hawley blocks immediate Homeland Security confirmation of Mayorkas

Any hope of an immediate confirmation for Alejandro Mayorkas, the Homeland Security secretary nominee, ended on Tuesday when Sen. Josh Hawley expressed concerns about Mayorkas’ answer to questions about border enforcement.A broad array of Jewish groups have urged the Senate to confirm Mayorkas immediately because of the rise of violent extremism.But Hawley, the Missouri Republican […]

Mayorkas, Biden’s Homeland Security pick, ‘profoundly aware of antisemitism’s domestic threat’

Download App© Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, and analysis from Israel and the Middle East © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved

Corporate Donor Class Pushes Alejandro Mayorkas DHS Confirmation

The donor class is urging a quick confirmation of President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Alejandro Mayorkas. The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will meet on Tuesday for Mayorkas’s confirmation hearing. The former Obama administration official has the backing of corporate special interest groups and billionaire donors […]

Mayorkas Meets With Jewish Groups to Discuss Anti-Semitism

(JTA) — Alejandro Mayorkas, the Jewish Latino nominee for Homeland Security secretary, met Friday via Zoom with Jewish groups concerned about the rise of the extreme right wing and the Trump administration’s restrictive immigration policies. Participants described the 90-minute meeting as mostly a listening session by Mayorkas. Two said the Jewish groups wanted the Department of […]

Tom Cotton: Biden DHS Nominee Mayorkas Disqualified to Lead Agency for Selling Green Cards to Chinese Nationals

Wednesday on FNC’s “Fox & Friends,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) discussed some of Joe Biden’s picks to serve in a potential Biden administration. The Arkansas Republican lawmaker spoke on two, particularly Anthony Blinken, Biden’s pick to head the State Department, and Alejandro Mayorkas, Biden’s pick to head the Department of Homeland Security. Cotton spoke critically […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes