A Democrat in Congress whose home district in Texas along the Mexico border is being hit hard by the impact of Joe Biden’s southern border crisis says he wants Vice President Kamala Harris removed from her post as “border czar.”
Biden named her to that responsibility months ago, after hundreds of thousands of illegal aliens started flooding the border in response to his decisions to eliminate essentially all of the border security efforts started by President Trump.
Those included canceling construction of a border wall, and a requirement that those seeking asylum remain in Mexico while their cases were processed.
Harris, however, has done little on the topic besides taking a trip to Central America and telling people they should stay there. She’s never even visited the actual border, having only made a drop-in stop at a fairly distant Texas city.
Now Just the News is reporting that Rep. Henry Cuellar, a longtime Democrat in Congress representing some of those border regions, wants her out.
“I’ve moved on from the vice president to say, ‘OK, let’s work with the ambassadors and let’s work with the State Department. Let’s work with the Homeland Secretary,’” Cuellar said. “I think that’s the way to address it,