Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Murcas said in a statement on Tuesday. Said “[c]Daily border travel creates significant economic activity in our border communities and benefits our wider economy. We are happy to take steps to resume regular travel in a safe and sustainable manner.
Economic losses have been particularly devastating for border communities, which depend on travel and tourism. When the previous administration. turn off Of San Yacidro Border Crossing Attempts to stop asylum seekers during the 2018 Thanksgiving weekend cost local businesses an estimated 3 5.3 million. “The economic impact was profound and immediate in the border area, where retail business depends on cross-border traffic – at least 90 percent of retail customers in San Yacidro come from Mexico,” he said. New York Times Reported On time. “It was a disaster for us, it was just a very important day,” said Rahul Iqbal, a local business owner. Told NBC San Diego. On time.
This is no different in the northern border region. New York Sen. Kirsten Glebrand cited ای 660 million in losses in Erie County, Canada. Times Reports. In the state of Washington, D.C. Murray She said the lifting of sanctions would benefit the communities they represent. Like Point Roberts., Who ‘rely almost entirely on cross-border travel to sustain their economy’.
But the administration’s announcement raises another important issue: if the United States can welcome vaccinated passengers through entry ports and is already allowing countless people for “essential” purposes, it will still seek asylum. Why are you stopping the refugees? Unknown Title 42 under the policy?
Aaron Rachel Melnick, policy adviser to the American Immigration Council, said that throughout the epidemic, there were no restrictions on coveed travel for “essential” travel, which is so widely defined that 10,000,000 people a month Cross over Tweeted. The big question with the lifting of travel bans is whether the Biden administration will do it. Finally Allow more than a handful of people to seek refuge through entry ports. Right now, it is virtually impossible to take refuge without crossing between POEs. Written In another tweet
While the Biden administration. Allegedly swimming Recently, a plan to vaccinate asylum seekers and migrants, testing and food has largely fallen on the shoulders of local communities and organizations. Since so many Americans don’t want food, why not offer it to immigrants? Looks like they want to. “Several days ago, Ted Cruz blamed immigrants for the growing number of COVID cases in South Texas,” said Rachel-Melnick. Tweeted In July. “Well, the data released from one of the largest immigrant shelters in South Texas not only conclusively refutes this claim, but also shows that 90% of immigrants volunteered. Has got a vaccine! “
The Biden administration also retains title 42. As suspected by leading officials, including Dr. Anthony Fookie. Asylum seekers are being deported for its continued use. Violation of their American and international rights.
Forbes Reported Recently, the Chief Medical Advisor. “They didn’t know enough about the intricacies of the policy of commenting,” he said. do not have.” The problem, Fossey said during his interview, “In our own country; immigrants may be affected, but they are not the driving force, let’s face it.