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DHS: ‘Family Unit’ Apprehensions Up
493% on U.S.-Mexico Border

Cybercast News, by Penny Starr

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Posted By:M2, 8/5/2014 7:56:47 AM

Statistics posted online by the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Customs and Border Protection (CBP) show that the number of “family units” apprehended at the U.S. border with Mexico has risen from 9,350 in 2013 to 55,420 in 2014 – an increase of 493 percent. A spokesperson for the CBP told CNSNews.com that a “family unit” for the purposes of this set of statistics is “a parent traveling with a child,” and that the 55,420 total includes all adults and children who have been apprehended and categorized as a family unit.

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493%? What is really going on, Mr. President?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: indccc, 8/5/2014 9:05:59 AM     (No. 9953821)

And according to one article, the parent (mostly mothers) are then designated as the "sponsor" of her own children. Sponsors of illegal alien children are paid $4000 to $6000 per month per child.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mildred, 8/5/2014 9:58:17 AM     (No. 9953910)

I stopped believing any statistic that the government is willing to publish a long time ago. No matter what is reported, that number changes from week to week without even a little embarrassment. I.e. the unemployment number is ´x´ for the month of May and by June the number for May is ´y´ and in the next quarter when no one is paying attention the number for May is ´z´. It seems very important for the government to make the political party in charge to look good and then later in a footnote correct the record. They are all liars.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/5/2014 1:25:46 PM     (No. 9954163)

The reason all these family units are coming now is they know that Obama will allow them to stay and will take care of them. In return, eventually all those family groups will becomes socialist oriented Democrat voters in the years ahead.

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