Biden admits border is not secure amid funding fight

President Joe Biden conceded the U.S. border is not secure as he negotiates with lawmakers for more federal funds as part of his national security-focused supplemental request.

“No, it’s not,” Biden told reporters Friday. “I haven’t believed that for the last 10 years. And I’ve said it for the last 10 years. Give me the money.”

Just talked with POTUS:

HEINRICH: What do you say to Republicans who are trying to impeach Mayorkas?
BIDEN: I don't get it.
HEINRICH: Do you think its unconstitutional? (NO ANSWER)
HEINRICH: Do you think the border is secure?
BIDEN: NO ITS NOT.

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— Jacqui Heinrich (@JacquiHeinrich) January 19, 2024
But Biden, who said he did not “get” why House Republicans were trying to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, did not take responsibility when pressed on whether his policies had exacerbated problems at the border.

“No. I’ve
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