The administration of President Joe Biden announced Thursday it will deport illegal immigrants immediately after they cross the border – amid panic of a ‘mass migrant event’ after the CDC said it would lift Title 42 after two years.
The announcement that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) could end Title 42 – which allowed the government to expel or ban migrants due to the Covid pandemic, effectively shutting down the asylum process – by May 23 has left the US bracing for a tidal wave of immigrants.
On Thursday, White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield reassured Americans that undocumented immigration was still an illegal act.
‘To be clear, people who cross the border without legal authorization will be placed immediately in deportation procedures and, if they cannot certify their stay in the United States, they will be returned quickly to their countries,’ Bedingfield said.
Title 42 was put into place by President Donald Trump in March 2020 and…