Texas Arresting Illegal Aliens for Trespassing as Part of Gov. Greg Abbott’s Border Security Plan

Article publisher: 
Epoch Times
Article date: 
23 July 2021
Article category: 
National News
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Authorities in Texas have begun arresting illegal immigrants [illegal aliens] along the U.S.-Mexico border on trespassing charges, according to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, who has blamed the Biden administration for the surge in illegal immigration and has put in motion his own border security plan to crack down on illegal crossings...

The arrests put in motion plans that Abbott first announced in June, when he hosted a Border Security Summit in Del Rio, during which he said individuals who enter Texas illegally would be subject to arrest for trespassing....

Abbott has also announced that Texas would continue building former President Donald Trump’s border wall and called on other governors to deploy law enforcement and National Guard members to the southern border...


Gov. Abbott: Biden Admin’s Plan Is Catch and Release — Texas Plan Is Catch and Jail, Breitbart, July 25, 2021.

Texas Moves Detained Illegal Aliens to Vacant State Prison, Daily Signal, July 22, 2021.

New Border Wall Construction Begins near West Texas Town, Breitbart, July3, 2021.

Biden Regime Cancels 31 Miles of Border Wall Construction Funded by Trump, Breitbart, July 23, 2021.

Democrats Plan to Hide Amnesty Behind $10 Billion Border Project, Breitbart, July 31, 2021:

Democrats are adding $10 billion to the pending $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill to help hide their huge amnesties from worried voters, according to a report in Axios.

The extra money would provide Democrats with a $10 billion talking point to fend off criticism from local voters who recognize how an amnesty of roughly 8 million economic migrants would damage their wages, wealth, and communities....

Activist Judge Blocks Texas from Halting Bussing of Border Crossers into U.S., Breitbart, August 3, 2021.