U.S. Bishops Concerned Congress Will Cut-Off Their Illegal Invasion Cash Cow

The U.S. bishops cautioned against proposals being considered by Congress and the White House to fund aid to Ukraine on the condition that migration is further restricted, saying they are “deeply concerned” about the “real-life impact” of a crackdown at the border.

In a letter to Congress on Friday, the bishops said the policies currently being considered as a compromise deal between Democrats and Republicans could have a devastating impact on migrants attempting to enter the U.S.

The bishops said “attempting to resolve complex migration-related challenges that have festered for decades” in the “time-sensitive context of emergency funding is not conducive to prudent policymaking.”

“Whether curtailing due process through rapid expulsions and nationwide expedited removal, mandating harmful and excessive detention, or making it even more difficult to attain humanitarian relief through heightened legal standards,” the bishops urged Congress to “carefully consider the real-life impact such proposals will likely have on vulnerable people.”

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