The deal would also provide money to Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan, another priority for many Texas lawmakers.
Trump, Texas Republicans reject deal
“I admire Lankford for trying to do something, and there are some good aspects. But the political asylum reforms are not adequate for House Republicans. Therefore I think that’s probably dead on arrival,” McCaul said in an interview with Fox Business. “However, if we abandon our NATO allies in Ukraine like Afghanistan, we only embolden our adversaries.”
Source: Texas Tribune BY Matthew Choi
Photo: Migrants seeking refuge in the U.S. cross the Rio Grande, bags and children in tow, back into Ciudad Acuña, Tamaulipas, Mexico from their camp in Del Rio on Sept. 21, 2021. A bipartisan proposal to slow the influx of migrants received mixed reviews Monday. Credit: REUTERS/Adrees Latif