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1) Governors Demand Federal Action At Border
The Topline: This week, nine Republican Governors joined Texas Governor Greg Abbott (R) at the southern border to denounce President Joe Biden’s handling of what they’re calling a crisis on multiple levels.
On Wednesday, nine GOP governors from states like Arizona, Georgia, Ohio, and Nebraska held a press conference with Governor Abbott to denounce Biden’s handling of the border, saying he created a humanitarian crisis.
The governors offered a ten-point plan for the president, including calls for him to end the controversial catch and release policy, which has allowed for the majority of families coming