ICYMI: On Face the Nation, Sinema Urges Congress to Drop the Partisanship and Solve the Border Crisis

Feb 4, 2024

Sinema detailed how the bipartisan deal she crafted secures the border for the first time in decades 

WASHINGTON – Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema joined CBS’s Face the Nation this morning to detail the contents of the bipartisan border security deal she crafted with Republican Senator James Lankford (Okla.) and Democratic Senator Chris Murphy (Conn.). Sinema explained how the crisis at the border has worsened over decades of inaction, and how the package she’s proposing is the strongest border security legislation in decades – reasserting control of the border, ending catch and release, enhancing security, fixing the asylum system, and supporting border communities.

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Sinema, Lankford, and Murphy’s bipartisan legislative package reasserts control of the border, protects border communities, disrupts the flow of fentanyl into the country, and solves the border crisis by ending catch and release, strengthening our asylum system by delivering determinations efficiently and fairly, enhancing security, and improving the legal immigration system.