The Biden administration has faced a tidal wave of legitimate criticisms from Republicans and even some Democrats and mainstream media journalists over Vice President Kamala Harris’ continued sidestepping of questions on when exactly she plans on visiting the southern border.
Her much-touted trip to the Northern Triangle last week was a disaster, with Harris at times looking unexplainably defensive and hostile with reporters who gently asked her the question that she never would directly answer (outside of that time she lied about visiting the border).
Seeing as we’re closing in on the three-month anniversary of President Biden first putting Harris in charge of dealing with the border crisis, and seeing that so far neither Biden nor Harris has given any indication as to when they might make the trip down south, former President Trump announced this evening that he has accepted an invitation from a frustrated Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to join him in visiting the Texas/Mexico border.
“I have accepted the invitation of Texas Governor Greg Abbott to join him on an official visit to our Nation’s decimated Southern Border on Wednesday, June 30, 2021,” the statement from Trump read.
After noting that “mere weeks” after Biden was inaugurated he reversed Trump’s border control policies and “turned it into the single worst border crisis in U.S. history,” Trump then took repeated jabs at both Biden and Harris over their continued refusals at committing to traveling to the area.
“If this weren’t bad enough, Biden and Harris won’t even tour the scenes of the wreckage they created, or come down and visit with the Border Patrol and ICE heroes risking their lives to defend our Nation at a time when the White House is doing everything it can to make their job totally impossible,” he continued.
“What Biden and Harris have done, and are continuing to do on our border,” Trump stated, “is a grave and willful dereliction of duty.”
He concluded by suggesting that his “visit will hopefully shine a spotlight on these crimes against our Nation — and show the incredible people of ICE and Border
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