However, to prove her point she completely oversold the number of people being apprehended by law enforcement forces.
Among many of the people reacting online was journalist Molly Jong-Fast, who posted a screen shot of the original tweet and wrote: “From the party that is super excited to ban math textbooks, I bring you…”
While numbers of border crossings are at a two decade high, it’s not quite at the one billion mark yet.
Lesko has served as a Republican congresswoman since 2018Getty
President Joe Biden’s administration is lifting a public health order imposed by Donald Trump that blocked most asylum seekers from the US-Mexico border during the Covid-19 pandemic, with numbers crossing the border expected to rise as a result when the so-called Title 42 provisions end next month.
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