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Report: Obama Officials Knew Immigration Wave Included Drug Gangs

Written by Joe Scudder

But they reported on the immigration wave as if they were all refugees and children.

The immigration wave that surged over our borders while Barack Obama was President included drug cartel members, but they never told us that. The Washington Times reports, “Obama admin knew gang members were part of illegal immigrant surge: Whistleblower.

The Obama administration knowingly let in at least 16 admitted MS-13 gang members who arrived at the U.S. as illegal immigrant teenagers in 2014, a top senator said Wednesday, citing internal documents that showed the teens were shipped to juvenile homes throughout the country.

Sen. Ron Johnson, chairman of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, said a whistleblower turned over Customs and Border Protection documents from 2014 detailing the 16 people who were caught crossing the border.

“CBP apprehended them, knew they were MS-13 gang members, and they processed and disbursed them into our communities,” Mr. Johnson, Wisconsin Republican, said.

Basically, it seems that officials said they were dealing with “children” when it was more accurate and pertinent to say that they were teenager and juvenile delinquents.

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Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder is the "nom de plume" (or "nom de guerre") of a fifty-ish-year-old writer and stroke survivor. He lives in St Louis with his wife and still-at-home children. He has been a freelance writer and occasional political activist since the early nineties. He describes his politics as Tolkienesque.

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