The Border Lord

“I am the least of all your pilgrims here, but I am most in need of hope.” – Tom Russell The border has a big problem. And it’s not immigration. It’s the governor of Texas. Yes, immigration is a challenge, and it’s about to get more difficult. But the governor of this state is only making border issues profoundly more complicated with his disingenuousness and performative bullshit as he wastes billions in taxpayer dollars. Greg Abbott’s hollow man gestures are designed only to draw attention to his political aspirations and have zero intent on managing a crisis. While he blames the president for a problem that has existed for decades, he tosses gasoline on a cultural and economic fire that is beginning to burn his state.

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