Option 3 is the most inventive, but could pay the greatest dividends. A Biden administration could use unspent funds to improve U.S. coordination with Mexico in securing the border and fighting organized crime. In essence, the administration would redirect TFF and counterdrug funds in ways that allowed DoD and DHS to offset the costs of improving security along Mexico’s southern borders, thus mitigating migrant flows closer to their source in the Northern Triangle countries of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Those same funds could also offset the costs of deepening collaboration with Mexico’s interior counterdrug efforts, reducing the northward flow of narcotics and relieving pressure on drug enforcement authorities at U.S. ports of entry. … [Read more...] about How would a Biden administration use Trump’s unspent wall money?
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In the premiere episode—titled “Hollywood, Here We Come!”—the brothers start with a living room renovation, while Orlando Soria from "Build Me Up" will get to judge which sibling aced this space. Read on to see how Drew and Jonathan’s high-end Hollywood designs compare, and learn a thing or two that might apply to your own abode, too. … [Read more...] about The Property Brothers Are Back—and in Fighting Form on Season Premiere of ‘Brother vs. Brother’
“The fact that the Mexican government diverted funding designated to address the economic push factors driving migration to the U.S. in favor of moving asylum-seekers away from Mexico’s northern to southern border, and to improve conditions in Mexico’s detention centers, is a clear sign of how the López Obrador administration has shifted its migration priorities in response to the demands of the Trump administration.” … [Read more...] about Mexico diverted money from development to contain migration
Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerNorth Carolina attorney general says DeJoy allegations merit investigation Pelosi expresses confidence lawmakers will avoid government shutdown House Democrats to investigate accusations DeJoy reimbursed former employees for GOP contributions MORE (D-N.Y.) declined on Wednesday to say how long he thought a stopgap funding bill should last. … [Read more...] about McConnell backs stopgap bill to fund government into December
Collaboration with U.S. authorities on novel border management programs, like Migrant Protection Protocols, or "remain in Mexico," also has led to growth of refugee camps in northern Mexican cities, as Central Americans are made to wait out their U.S. asylum cases in Mexico. … [Read more...] about Mexico rerouted funds meant for regional development to migration containment: report