A new report published by America First Policies Wednesday claimed a stunning 1,809 illegal border crossing attempts take place on a daily basis; saying roughly half are detained by US authorities upon entry.
“A pro-Trump group has taken the president’s demand for border wall funding to the streets around Capitol Hill, warning that a barrier is needed to thwart 1,809 illegal crossing attempts every single day,” writes the Washington Examiner.
— AmericaFirstPolicies (@AmericaFirstPol) February 6, 2019
The organization claims there have been over 65,990 “illegal border crossings” since January 1st, 2019.
Immigration analysts believe approximately half of those entering the United States illegally are apprehended by Border Patrol Agents.
Read the full report at the Washington Examiner.