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DHS Secretary: ICE to Run Out
of Money Next Month Without
Supplemental Funding

PJ Media, by Bill Straub

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/16/2014 8:40:23 PM

WASHINGTON – Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson expressed confidence that the federal government can successfully deal with the surge of unaccompanied children crossing the southern border but it likely will cost billions of dollars to deal with the ongoing crisis. In testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee, Johnson urged lawmakers to adopt the $3.7 billion plan proposed by President Obama, warning that revenues are running low in the Department of Homeland Security because of outlays already used to address the situation. Without the supplemental funding, Johnson told lawmakers, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will run out of money sometime in

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Of course this is always what they say. I am sick to death of them wasting and spending our money like it is water and then blame lack of funds on not fixing some situation. I am terrified what is going to happen to us and when the financial collapse will occur.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oh-heck, 7/16/2014 8:53:42 PM     (No. 9927915)

I want to see where the money they have already spent has gone. When you send your kid off to school for the semester with a credit card with $700 limit and $300 in cash and he calls home a month later to say he´s broke, you have the right to ask some questions.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/16/2014 8:53:59 PM     (No. 9927916)

They can use obomba´s vacation funds. AND stop making stupid satire videos ie... IRS or use the funds from the scrapping of purchasing a resort for the illegals to vacay and catch a few rays. If they don´t get it, they can find it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: LouD, 7/16/2014 8:54:00 PM     (No. 9927917)

They don´t do their job. Why should we give them more money? Use what is left to ship those "children" home.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Mushroom, 7/16/2014 8:54:48 PM     (No. 9927918)

Start doing what any commercial enterprise would. Start laying off middle management and wage freeze upper staff. It´s time government started to learn to do without.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MMC, 7/16/2014 8:57:56 PM     (No. 9927922)

Here is an idea..take the 50-190 million dear leader wants to spend on the resort to house illegals and use it for Law Enforcement. As in Enforce the Laws already on the books regarding illegal immigration.

How do we expect to have children of any color to respect the nation if laws are selectively chose in which one to obey or not to obey?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney, 7/16/2014 8:59:00 PM     (No. 9927924)

What difference does it make, Jeh?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: grampus, 7/16/2014 9:06:39 PM     (No. 9927927)

FEMA, which is part of Homeland Security, used to have (and almost certainly still has) set- aside funds for potential emergencies. Surely this is one such.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/16/2014 9:18:30 PM     (No. 9927939)

I have news for liberals..YOU have run out of other Peoples´ money. The end.
Either build the fence or put guards on the border with the order to shoot. My tolerance is all used up.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/16/2014 9:29:40 PM     (No. 9927945)

DHS should ask the Obama family Party and Vacation fund for an augment.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: noparallel, 7/16/2014 10:00:44 PM     (No. 9927982)

My cost-cutting idea--get rid of the security "show" at airports.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: 2dogs, 7/16/2014 10:04:54 PM     (No. 9927984)

They spent it all on bullets, remember?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bighambone, 7/16/2014 10:48:22 PM     (No. 9928022)

What they should do is not pass out anymore federal money for all this, and instead charge Mexico, as Mexico and it´s corrupt law enforcement agencies are making a killing in an international criminal conspiracy, by all of a sudden changing their Southern border policies as regards illegal alien Central Americans transiting through Mexico to the US border, and extorting their Bite (bribe) or Mordida from those illegal aliens and their people smugglers to allow them to pass, you can bet on that.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/16/2014 10:48:26 PM     (No. 9928023)

Should have spent more wisely in the past.

Anybody planning on auditing them ?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: bubby, 7/16/2014 11:25:04 PM     (No. 9928048)

Well tell ICE to sell some of all that ammo they bought to us citizens. That should keep them going for a while.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: KTWO, 7/17/2014 2:12:14 AM     (No. 9928158)

No good way out for the nation.

DHS will misuse and waste any funds appropriated then promptly demand more.

But if funds aren´t appropriated the MSM will blame the GOP.



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Reply 16 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/17/2014 3:54:31 AM     (No. 9928224)

Then DHS should replenish ICE with all the gravy money DHS has. They can take it out of their conference budget or even their furniture budget. Here´s another idea. Barry can take it away from either the EPA or IRS and give it to ICE. Both of them waste money hand over fist.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 7/17/2014 7:08:50 AM     (No. 9928300)

We send $900 million to Guatemala and two other south American countries EVERY YEAR. Use that.

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