Senior Biden officials held a press conference on Monday on the causes of illegal immigration from northern Central America to the United States, and what the administration, with Vice President Kamala Harris leading the effort, is doing to reduce this migration.
In addressing the crisis at the southern border, particular focus was put on stemming the flow of illegal immigrants from the “Northern Triangle”-or Northern Central America-nations: El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.
Harris has come under heavy criticism for what has been widely perceived as her lack of engagement on the nation’s southern border, since President Biden appointed her as the border czar early in his administration.
With Biden saying he intends to seek reelection, what progress he can show on the border could be critical to his chances. Read more…