Sen. Josh Hawley Issues Bill to Stop Joe Biden's DHS from Giving Photo IDs to Migrants Released into U.S.

Sen. Josh Hawley Issues Bill to Stop Joe Biden’s DHS from Giving Photo IDs to Migrants Released into U.S.


Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) is introducing legislation to halt President Joe Biden’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from issuing photo identification (ID) cards to migrants arriving at the southern border and subsequently being released into American communities.

DHS officials confirmed in May that the agency will begin implementing the Secure Docket Card program in the summer, offering photo IDs to thousands of migrants who cross the United States-Mexico border and are released into the U.S. interior.

In response, Hawley has introduced the “No Taxpayer Funds for Illegal Immigrant Identity Cards Act” to prevent taxpayer money from being used to fund DHS-issued photo IDs for migrants.

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) (Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)

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