Rep. Jim Jordan tells Nadler he wants border-crisis hearing, with DHS chief Mayorkas to testify: report | Fox News

The Ohio Republican noted that previous GOP efforts to arrange such a hearing have been denied

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Rep. Jordan blasts Biden administration for ‘crisis’ at the southern border

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, argues that President Biden’s handling of asylum-seekers ‘is what’s driving the huge volume’ of migrants, and, in turn, creating ‘terrible conditions’ at the border.

The top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee is seeking a Capitol Hill hearing on the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border – and wants a key Biden administration official to testify.

U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, the ranking member on the panel, made his wishes known in a letter to the committee’s chairman, U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., KVEO-TV of Brownsville, Texas, reported Thursday.


Jordan specified that Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, who has traveled to the border several times, including a recent visit to Texas, should appear at the hearing and answer lawmakers’ questions, the report said.

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