House Speaker Mike Johnson, leading a sizable delegation of 60 Republican lawmakers, will descend upon Eagle Pass, Texas, tomorrow for a firsthand look at the burgeoning US-Mexico border crisis. This highly anticipated visit comes as negotiations between Democrats and Republicans on crucial border policy changes and Ukraine funding are set to resume next week.
With the 2024 elections looming, Republicans are keen to highlight the border crisis as a key campaign issue. This visit to Eagle Pass, a hotspot for migrant crossings, signifies their intent to turn up the heat on immigration policy and potentially sway voter opinions. It. . .