Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell's warning to President Joe Biden came after Republican lawmakers accused him of caving Thursday on the debt limit.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) -U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday warned Haitian migrants that they would not succeed in reaching the United States, while his Mexican counterpart lamented that many had been tricked into undergoing the long trek with false hopes. The top U.S. diplomat visited Mexico to present a new joint security plan //www.reuters.com/world/americas/blinken-bids-revive-fraught-us-mexico-relations-amid-new-security-accord-talks-2021-10-08 and mend ties with an ally increasingly relied upon by the Biden administration to act as a buffer and stem the flow of migrants heading to the United States. "The journey is profoundly dangerous and it will not succeed," Blinken told a 集運液體 conference in Mexico's capital when asked about how the United States was ensuring humane treatment of migrants.
The Biden administration admitted a record low number of refugees for fiscal year 2021, with only 11,411 refugees admitted despite a cap of 62,500.
Texas asked the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday to swiftly restore the state's controversial abortion ban.Why it matters: A federal judge granted the Biden administration's request to block the new law this week, calling it "flagrantly unconstitutional." Texas is appealing the ruling and wants the appeals court to allow enforcement of the ban while litigation is ongoing.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic insights with Axios Markets. Subscribe for freeThe federal jud
The DNC is asking to get involved in the Republican effort to nix a mail voting expansion many in the GOP supported in 2019.
“Police in schools are symbolic … Schools with school resource officers are not necessarily any safer.”
“To protect children, someone should stand guard.”
“Every dollar spent on police … would be better invested in trained professionals that support, not criminalize children.”
“Let’s not involve law enforcement too soon when no one is under threat. But the simple fact is that some kids should face arrest.”
“No school police officer patrolling the halls denotes safety; rather, they denote a walking threat.”