U.S. Customs and Border Protection process 376 migrants in Yuma, Arizona,on Monday, Jan. 14. (Photo/CBP Yuma)

Homeland Security Flying Migrants Out of Texas to Locations Throughout U.S.

With the surge of asylum seekers, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Border Patrol are now flying migrants from the Rio Grande Valley in southern Texas to cities across the country.

In San Diego on Friday, 100 migrants arrived for processing. It came one day after two south Florida counties were upset with a plan that would bring thousands of migrants there.

“We cannot accommodate in Florida just dumping unlawful migrants into our state,” said Gov. Ron DeSantis. “I think it’ll tax our resources, the schools, healthcare, law enforcement, state agencies.”

Read more at CBS News

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