Democrat Senator Mark Kelly of Arizona called out Joe Biden for not addressing the “immediate crisis” at the border in his address to Congress Wednesday night. Indeed, Biden spoke about addressing the “root cause” of mass migration at the U.S. southern border without mentioning any immediate solutions.
Kelly’s three paragraph statement offered praise for Biden on several issues, but devoted one of the three paragraphs to criticism about his handling of the border.
Sen. Kelly Statement on President Biden’s Address to Congress
April 28, 2021
Today, Arizona Senator Mark Kelly issued this statement following President Biden’s first address to a joint session of Congress:
“When I talk with Arizonans across the state, they tell me they want Washington working together to beat this virus and get our economy back on track. Thanks to the COVID-19 relief I helped secure for Arizona, our state has ramped up vaccination efforts and provided relief and support for Arizona families, small businesses,