We don't take our advice or counsel from former President Trump on immigration policy, which was not only inhumane but ineffective over the last four years. — Jen Psaki, White House Press Secretary
We don't take our advice or counsel from former President Trump on immigration policy, which was not only inhumane but ineffective over the last four years. — Jen Psaki, White House Press Secretary
'We don't take our advice' from Trump on immigration, White House Press Secretary Psaki says
  • Trump derided Biden's newly instated immigration agenda, saying there's now a surge in migration at the border.
  • In response to Trump's criticism, Psaki fired back, saying the Biden administration doesn't "take advice" from him.
  • Starting on his first day in office, Biden signed a slew of executive orders meant to reverse Trump-era immigration policies.
"We don't take our advice or counsel from former President Trump on immigration policy, which was not only inhumane but ineffective over the last four years," Psaki said, according to a transcript from the White House.

... Other Biden-appointed administrators also defended the White House's immigration policies.


Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, for example, said the surge is not equivalent to a crisis at the border and the administration is strategizing potential ways to contain it. That could take the form of opening more facilities near the southern border, for example.
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