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DHS Highlights Decrease in
Unaccompanied Minor Apprehensions

Breitbart Big Government, by Caroline May

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/8/2014 11:10:52 AM

The month of July saw a decrease in the number of apprehensions of unaccompanied minors and family units illegally crossing the southern border into the United States, according to new data released by the Department of Homeland Security. In July, 5,508 unaccompanied minors and 7,410 adults with children were apprehended in what DHS is describing as a “significant decrease.” By comparison, in June the government apprehended 10,628 unaccompanied minors and 16,330 adults with children illegally entering the U.S. through the southwest border. “While the decrease in apprehensions in July is good news and reflects a positive trend that we hope continues, the current

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Riiighht. I believe this as much as that border as been more secure than ever. The Obama regime is comprised of nothing but pathological liars. They lie to us about every single thing whether it´s related to the border, unemployment, Obamacare, etc. They CANNOT be trusted! Ever.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oh-heck, 8/8/2014 11:30:58 AM     (No. 9958003)

If all the agents are babysitting, I´m surprised there were any apprehensions.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/8/2014 11:43:03 AM     (No. 9958024)

Apprehensions always decrease along the borderline during the very hot months there. With cool weather the apprehensions will go back up, with the illegal aliens encouraged by Obama and the liberal Democrats disparaging and undermining the immigration laws.

This last surge showed prospective illegal aliens, that once they make it across the borderline and into the USA that Obama will let them stay, and will take care of them, under those conditions prospective illegal aliens have everything to gain and nothing to lose by sneaking into the USA.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Justcause, 8/8/2014 1:28:47 PM     (No. 9958167)

What an incredibly specious article.

I had to read the article to verify my suspicion that Carol was too nice to ask the pertinant / obvious question: Isn´t that what happens when Border Patrol personnel are pulled from the border to babysit?

If you allow invaders to simply walk across the border - rather than trying to catch them - AKA - Apprehending them - obviously apprehensions go down. Completely ignoring the fact the cross border traffic has significantly increased.

The article is written as if Everyone that crossed the border were caught - LOL - there is no correlation - just guesses. and my guess / estimate, is that the Border Patrol catches less than 10%.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ocjim, 8/8/2014 5:11:14 PM     (No. 9958384)

I heard on FNC that this is a seasonal decrease. This is the hottest couple months along the route. Not even the greedy coyotes want to drive folks along through the heat, often to their death. The pace is expected to pick up again after the heat unless the regime indeed gets the word (backed by action) back to the Central American sources of these immigrants.
Assuming FNC was correct, I am very surprised Breitbart missed this weather factor in their report here.
One of the sorry aspects of this story is the large lack of clarity to the demographics of the immigrants, causes for the exodus and other important facts. I think this has been aggravated by the regime´s information control which makes any alert person suspicious of their motives. Once again begging the question, what is this hellbent leftist wiseguy regime up to this time?

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