DHS Secretary Mayorkas Once Again Blamed GOP for Border Chaos

Alejandro Mayorkas, the troubled Homeland Security Secretary, has once again created some fervor among Republican political leaders. They have a growing list of reasons why they want this man to resign from his position with Homeland Security. 

This time Mayorkas attempted to shift the blame for the border insanity to the GOP, even though they do not have any authority to control his job or the government at this point. 

The reason that so many want the man impeached is that the secretary has failed to enforce immigration laws. This has caused a record surge in migrants, human trafficking, and drug smuggling. 

GOP Senators Ted Cruz and Lindsey Graham wrote a letter to Mayorkas just this month. They said that his failure to faithfully enforce the nation’s immigration laws and his willful blindness to the “very real humanitarian crisis at our southern border amounts to a gross dereliction of duty and a violation of your oath of office.”

The Republican senators went further saying that instead of taking the necessary steps to address this crisis at the southern border, Mayorkas has allowed the situation there to grow worse. He has pursued policies that have greatly exacerbated the problem while continuing to insist that ‘the border is secure.’ This is a gross dereliction of duty and, if not corrected swiftly, could provide grounds for impeachment.”

Mayorkas spoke with the Dallas Morning News editorial board and he claimed that it was Republican rhetoric that was enticing migrants to come to America. He alleged that when the GOP give the “political cry that the border is open,” it is actually “music to the smugglers’ ears because they take that political rhetoric and they market it.” This is what drives more migrants to make the dangerous trip north.


These remarks not only raised eyebrows but angst as well. When Mayorkas was asked to respond to the calls for his impeachment, he simply said, “I’ve got a lot of work to do, and I intend to continue to do it. That’s my response.”

Mayorkas Blaming Border Crisis Chaos on GOP Not Biden Administration

Did Mayorkas really blame Republican rhetoric for the border chaos and not the Biden Administration’s policies?

Under the present White House administration, almost 5 million migrants have come into the United States.

They come knowing that there is almost no chance that they will be deported. They will be detained by immigration authorities until they claim asylum and then they will be released pending an appearance in court. From there they just stay in the shadows undocumented and can stay.

This isn’t rhetoric, it is the present policy. If the migrants knew that their illegal entrance into America meant certain deportation, they would not make the treacherous journey to cross the border illegally. It takes months, costs thousands of dollars, and could mean the end of their lives. 

Secretary Mayorkas is not alone in projecting blame on others instead of owning his failures. He’s not the first to abdicate responsibility for the chaos at the southern border. 

Earlier in October, Chris Magnus, the Customs and Border Protection Commissioner said that Republican governors are incentivizing migrants to come to the United States by busing them to sanctuary cities.

“It’s safe to say what’s going on is a pull factor, which is somewhat ironic given the criticism from some of these same governors involved in this about various pull factors that they claim already exist,” Magnus told the Los Angeles Times.

And then there is the vice president herself, Kamala Harris. She was appointed the “border czar” by President Joe 

Biden. Harris accused the GOP of a “dereliction of duty” over the border crisis.

You can’t make the stuff up, the Democrats just won’t own their failed policies. 

China Takes Aim at the United States Over Taiwan

China is once again flexing its muscles globally and staring down the United States as well. Military officials in the communist nation have declared to their U.S. counterparts that the

Elon Musk Declares the New York Times is a ‘Lobbying Firm for Far Left’ after Reportedly Ignoring ‘Twitter Files’ Story

Elon Musk, the owner of Twitter, recently called the New York Times  a “lobbying firm for far-left politicians.” The wealthiest man in the world made comments on Twitter in response to

Biden Administration’s Latest Plan Would Leave 99% of Flights Unprotected

For the first time in American history, a federal law enforcement agency is on the verge of committing mutiny against the Executive branch. That’s how blazingly incompetent the Biden regime

Former President Trump: ‘Corrupt’ DOJ Will Do Nothing After Release of ‘Twitter Files’

Former U.S. President Donald Trump recently decried the "corrupt" Department of Justice (DOJ), saying it would do nothing about "The Twitter Files, Part One: How and Why Twitter Blocked the

Why Can’t Dr. Fauci Just Move On

Why isn’t Dr. Anthony Fauci already gone? He keeps popping up again and again like a whack-a-mole. This summer he announced that he would be stepping down from various government

GOP Senators Tell McConnell They’ll Only Accept Short-Term Spending Bill

Republican Senator Mike Lee of Utah and three other GOP senators delivered a letter to Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky this week. In the letter, the senators

Biden Spokesman John Kirby Pressed on Pentagon’s New Findings on Afghanistan Exit: ‘Disaster’

The White House is pushing back on a bombshell report from the Department of Defense (DOD) that alleges the Chinese used the U.S.'s withdrawal from Afghanistan as propaganda to undermine

Bipartisan Breakthrough Allows Same-Sex Marriage Bill to Pass Senate 

On Tuesday, the Senate passed landmark legislation to mandate federal recognition for same-sex marriages. Congress, finishing out a lame-duck session, mustered support for a moment of bipartisanship before Congress moves

Pentagon’s Makes Stark Warning: China Will Triple Nuke Stockpile by 2035

The Defense Department's most recent congressional report said China's nuclear weapons program has passed 400 total warheads and is on track to triple that number over the next 15 years. 

Rep. Adam Schiff Doesn’t Want to Play by His Own House Rules

What a difference an election makes. The tables have turned in the House of Representatives so now those who were being hunted are hunting, and the liberals are certainly the

Massive Increase in Americans Deciding to Carry Concealed Weapons

We’ve had a majority of liberal leadership in Washington for the last two years, and more and more law-abiding gun owners are exercising their Second Amendment rights by regularly carrying

Democrats Race to Secure a Year-Long Budget Deal before Republicans take Control of the House in January

Congressional Democrats are racing to pass a year-long budget deal before the GOP takes control of the House of Representatives in January. Democrats want to get the budget deal in

High Court of Georgia Reinstates Ban on Abortions after Six Weeks

Georgia’s Supreme Court recently reinstated the state’s ban on abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, which abruptly ended access to having abortions at later stages of pregnancy, access that had

Arizona Republican Gubernatorial Kari Lake Files Lawsuit Asking Maricopa County to Provide Proof of Election Integrity

Arizona Republican gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake recently filed a lawsuit against the administration of the midterm elections in Maricopa County. Lake has cast doubts on her loss to Democrat challenger

Kim Jong-un Debuts His Daughter at Latest ICBM Test

November 18th saw Kim Jong-un set loose yet another InterContinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) test. Yet unlike other recent tests, Kim was there to watch the launch, and this time it

McCarthy Says He Will Form Select Committee on China If Elected Speaker

Republican leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, Kevin McCarthy, said recently he would form a select committee on China if he is elected speaker of the House, accusing President

Arizona County Board Delays Certifying Election Results, Cite Uncertified Counting Machines

The board overseeing a county in a county in Southeastern Arizona recently delayed certifying the results of last week’s vote after being contacted by individuals who claimed that counting machines

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Oversees ‘Woke’ Training for Our Military

If you love America’s military and are proud of our history in keeping the world safe for Democracy, you are going to have a real problem with what follows. Defense

Sen. Josh Hawley Has His Mic Drop Moment with FBI Director

It hasn’t been a good week for FBI Director Christopher Wray and his whole organization. He gave testimony for the House, and Rep. Clay Higgins (R-LA) asked him a question

Massive Migrant Group Hits the Texas Border as the End of Title 42 Looms

An enormous group of illegal immigrants in the hundreds have arrived at one portion of the southern border over the weekend. Border Patrol agents face crossings totaling tens of thousands

Judge Allows Deposition of FBI Agent Against Biden Censorship

It’s hard to argue that the White House has been working to create censorship across the nation. But the Biden Administration and the FBI just took a hard hit by

FBI Director Wray: Seventy Percent of FBI’s Abortion-Related Violence Cases Have Anti-Abortion Victims Since Dobbs

The director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), Christopher Wray, recently testified that around 70% of the bureau’s abortion-related threat or violence cases after the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Declares an Invasion at the Southern Border

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) declared an "invasion" at the chaotic southern border on Tuesday. He indicated that he would be taking "unprecedented measures ... to keep our state &

Iranian Parliament Votes for the Death Sentence Against 15,000 Protestors to Teach ‘Hard Lesson’

There have been multiple reports in the media about protests in Iran after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini. She was killed after being beaten while in custody following her

GOP Takes Control of the House of Representatives

Democrats will no longer control Congress. Republicans have gained control of the House of Representatives, according to the Associated Press.  The AP is predicting Mike Garcia will win re-election in