Democrats try to pin House Republicans on border bill after union support

EXCLUSIVE — Democrats are attempting to embarrass House Republicans over their decision to block the Senate-negotiated border bill despite it being endorsed by the National Border Patrol Council, the union representing border agents.

In a statement excoriating House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA), Democratic National Committee spokesman Alex Floyd underscored how the speaker himself described border security as “a job for Congress” as recently as last year.

“But now he thinks he knows more about border security than the Border Patrol agents who are asking Republicans to stop weaponizing this issue and work across the aisle to follow through on their own promises,” Floyd told the Washington Examiner Wednesday in a statement.

Floyd added, “By shamefully dismissing Border
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