Dem Mayor Declares Emergency Over The Arrival Of Less Than 1,000 Illegal Immigrants"/>
Customs, Border and Immigration NewsIn The News

BORDER CRISIS: Dem Mayor Declares Emergency Over The Arrival Of Less Than 1,000 Illegal Immigrants

https://dailycaller.com/

An Arizona border county declared an emergency Wednesday as illegal immigrants needing medical aid strain the local health care system and an anticipated surge is expected to only make the situation worse.

Yuma County Board of Supervisors Chairman Tony Reyes cited the “stress” on local healthcare workers and made the declaration in anticipation of the expected end of Title 42, the public health rule used to expel certain illegal immigrants, while the area faces a surge in COVID-19, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and flu cases, according to a statement from his office. Title 42 likely ending on Dec. 21 will make an already record surge of illegal immigration at the southern border even worse, former Border Patrol Chief Rodney Scott recently told the Daily Caller News Foundation.

“The projected increase of asylum seekers and migrants has and will continue to strain the ability of medical staff and local hospital resources to provide essential and necessary medical care to Yuma residents as well as the migrant community,” the declaration stated.

Authorities in the Yuma border sector have apprehended more than 300,000 illegal immigrants in fiscal year 2022, according to the emergency declaration. During that time period, federal authorities apprehended more than 2.3 million migrants along the entire southern border with Mexico.

The end of Title 42 is expected to increase numbers 40% or more, according to the declaration.

“The increased numbers of asylum seekers and migrants will place a severe strain on federal and state resources, nonprofit organizations and others providing humanitarian and healthcare services,” the declaration stated.

Content created by The Daily Caller News Foundation is available without charge to any eligible news publisher that can provide a large audience. For licensing opportunities of our original content, please contact [email protected]

Support Conservative Daily News with a small donation via Paypal or credit card that will go towards supporting the news and commentary you've come to appreciate.

Rich Mitchell

Rich Mitchell is the editor-in-chief of Conservative Daily News and the president of Bald Eagle Media, LLC. His posts may contain opinions that are his own and are not necessarily shared by Bald Eagle Media, CDN, staff or .. much of anyone else. Find him on twitter, facebook and

Related Articles

One Comment

  1. The default fix is in place already. Borrow and print more money, sign the IOU with our children’s and grandchildren’s names on 30 yr treasury notes. Flood border municipalities and states with money stolen from the children and call anybody who disagrees a “ racist” or some other nasty DNC focus group tested marginalizing label. Disseminate money to pop up corporations set up by Congress member’s family and friends whilst awaiting huge kick backs from contracted NGO’s hired to “ vanish” the people into the interior of USA. Call Google, Instagram,
    CNN et al,YouTube, NY Times et al and Facebook to have all mention of same “ disappeared” . Done.

Back to top button