Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Wednesday that the number of people illegally crossing the U.S. southern border has dropped 40 percent in President Trump’s first full month in office.
Fox News reported:
“U.S. Customs and Border Patrol reported that the number of illegal border crossings dropped from 31,578 to 18,762 persons. Kelly said border agents usually see a 10 to 20 percent increase in illegal immigrant apprehensions from January to February.
“The drop in apprehensions shows a marked change in trends,” Kelly said. “Since the administration’s implementation of executive orders to enforce immigration laws, apprehensions and inadmissible activity is trending toward the lowest monthly total in at least the last five years.”
The new numbers are welcoming news for Trump who campaigned on illegal immigration crackdown.”
The economy has already responded very positively to President Trump’s policies by adding nearly 300,000 jobs in the month of February which was 100,000 more than economists had projected.
When illegals are removed from the United States it will free up opportunities for American citizens.
Trump has accomplished more in under 2 months as President than Barack Obama did in 8 years as President.
America is finally starting to win again.
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