JUST IN: President Trump Moves to Restrict Asylum Access at Southern Border
On Thursday, President Trump moved to restrict asylum claims at the southern border as the migrant caravans of mainly military-aged Central American males marches through Mexico to the United States.
The Department of Justice announced the move to restrict asylum Thursday afternoon.
Via the DOJ:
The Acting Attorney General and the Secretary issued the following joint statement:
“Consistent with our immigration laws, the President has the broad authority to suspend or restrict the entry of aliens into the United States if he determines it to be in the national interest to do so. Today’s rule applies this important principle