Sep 15, 2021
A Texas county declared a state of disaster this week over illegal immigrants and COVID-19 exposure and adopted a policy barring them from being transported into or through the jurisdiction until they’ve gotten a new test showing they’re free of the coronavirus. As Stephen Dinan reports, one Texas county said it has determined unvaccinated and untested illegal immigrants are a real threat to public health. The county said it doesn’t have the facilities to handle a major outbreak. also, more on Secretary of State Blinken telling reporters the majority of Afghans airlifted out of Kabul in last month’s emergency evacuation weren’t vetted before getting on the planes.